Re: Relationship question

rv Kaplan

I reckon that Charles and Edgar are half brothers, sharing the same father.  Betty isn't the step-mother of Edgar, as she is no longer married to Edgar's father. 

Harvey Kaplan
Glasgow, Scotland

On Fri, 22 Nov 2019 at 00:45, <JoRose@...> wrote:
Allen and Betty marry and have a son--Charles.
They divorce.
Allen and Daisy marry and have a son--Edgar.
[Have you noticed that the names are in alphabetical order, for clarity.]
Allen is the father of Charles and Edgar.
Daisy is the step-mother of Charles and the mother of Edgar.
Betty is the mother of Charles.
Is Betty the step-mother of Edgar?
Why or why not?
Thanks in advance for your opinion.

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