It's not what it looks like: Social media stunned by young groom

It's not what it looks like: Social media stunned by young groom

- A group of photos recently went viral depicting a wedding between a woman and a 'young boy'

- Many people speculated about the possibility of an arranged marriage or even child trafficking

- The truth has now emerged and the groom’s condition is now known

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About a week ago, numerous photos went viral showing a woman tying the knot with a 'young boy'.

The pics resulted in much controversy as speculation grew and many even suggested an arranged marriage or child trafficking.

The couple hail from Mexico and the truth has eventually surfaced.

It's not what it looks like: Social media stunned by young groom

Facebook: Esto Es Guerrero
Source: Facebook

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Oddity Central has reported that the young boy is actually a 19-year-old young man, named Jonathan.

Jonathan was diagnosed with a rare disorder that stunts his growth and gives him his youthful appearance.

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In spite of the tragic condition, Jonathan was still able to find love and the couple got married on 4 May.

The wedding photos were then shared via Facebook on the Esto Es Guerrero page.

Briefly.co.za noted the irony of the situation – while the rest of the world were up in arms, out of concern for a young “boy”, Jonathan was actually celebrating one of the happiest moments of his life.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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