I am aware, almost firsthand, of three tales. (not one of them are my tale, but we lived in proximity to any or all three.) I’ve spent and met time along with of those partners. We will connect their experiences ‘best’ to ‘worst.’
The story that is first many ‘unlike’ a ‘mail-order’ situation. It involves a good-natured but bookish (computer-employed) man, near to Stephen Tobolowsky in features and demeanor, who met A chinese-born woman under long-distance communication circumstances. The girl relocated to the States (into the 1970s), a married relationship took place during or right after the period, and a son that is exotic-but-attractive. Continue reading What is it truly like to marry a bride that is mail-order?