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Who Died in “90 Day Fiance”?

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“90 Day Fiance” is an American reality television series centred around the concept that love is not bound by borders, as the show documents the experiences of American citizens hopeful of marrying foreigners whom they met through various circumstances.

The premise of the show follows the couples as they apply for K-1 visas, a unique travel permit extended to foreign fiances of American citizens for the purpose of allowing them to make the proper arrangements for the ceremony, and to then host the event in the United States if desired.

The visas are only extended for a maximum of 90 days, and during that time the couples get to know each other better on a more personal level, but are also required to comply with the conditions of the extended visa permit. The K-1 visas are granted under the condition that both parties agree that they will marry, but if not upheld, the foreign national is required to leave the country.

Unfortunately, most of the couples featured on the series have hardly spent much time together, and although they’ve shaped the early framework for their romance via the means by which they met, difficulties and spicy drama quickly tend to rise to the top during the 90 initial days they spend together.

As one would expect, this provides riveting and entertaining drama that the TLC network would of course exploit, to attract as many views as possible. While often quite sweet and romantic, it’s the drama of the show that earned the popular reception “90 Day Fiance” is very well known for, and the series has stuck with a large, growing audience. Ultimately, the romance and drama, often based on culture and language barriers, as well as stigma and skepticism, created an entertaining reality series that has currently reached its ninth season since its debut back in 2014.

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Despite its romance-sweetened premise soaked in dramatic flair, “90 Day Fiance” nonetheless plays host to sorrow-filled episodes, and might even be one of the most death-haunted reality series, even more so than other reality shows that feature greater danger, such as “Deadliest Catch”.

Naturally, this might surprise some “90 Day Fiance”s viewers, but fortunately, most of the deaths mentioned on the show only involved the loved ones of the many stars who made their appearances. However, one of the leading stars has sadly passed away, while another was comically rumoured to have died. With so much sorrow in the air, it would only be befitting to find out all who died on or after “90 Day Fiance”.

What To Expect?

As we dive into this surprising coffin of sorrow, we will take a look into all the stars of the series who experienced loss, though not necessarily on the show, initially keeping things slightly less upsetting. This will include stars who experienced the loss of children, some after birth, and one who experienced a miscarriage. Fortunately, no one died on the show itself while the cameras were filming, but the stars have never shied away from sharing their sad experiences with death.

Then we will move on to addressing the humorous rumours regarding the death of “90 Day Fiance” star Brandon Gibbs, and elaborate on how he trolled the internet in return while also clearing up all the lies concerning the false gossip.

Finally, we will dive into the sad story of Jason Hitch, a former “90 Day Fiance” star whose life was cut short at the young age of 45, discussing the details of how he passed away, as well as the aftermath of this tragedy.

Lisa Hamme’s Miscarriage

Lisa Hamme appeared in the spin-off series, “90 Day Fiance: Before The 90 Days”, became romantically involved with Nigerian national Usman and whose romance featured in the series, shared her experience with the public after experiencing a miscarriage.

While it was known that Lisa and Usman had a difficult relationship throughout their time on the show, the details of Lisa’s miscarriage were not publicly made available, and there seems to be no specific confirmation that Usman might be the father. Considering the state of their relationship, with them getting married and later divorced, it seems unlikely that Usman was the father.

As it stands, Lisa’s experience might have happened earlier in her life, but she nonetheless shared her experience with the public and her fans, earning her sympathy among “90 Day Fiance”s viewers, and of course the masses on social media. In addition to sharing her emotional trauma with the public, Lisa also shared her daughter, Jenny’s experience, who sadly suffered a stillborn birth.

While her tell-all interview might have earned her sympathy, it seems quite evident that Lisa needed it, as she has never been much of a favourite on the show. In fact, many of “90 Day FIance’s” fans tried to get her off the show, insisting that she is far too offensive to remain on air.

Unfortunately, Lisa’s relationship with Usman couldn’t survive their constant bickering, and during their last appearance in one of the show’s many spin-offs, things got seriously out of hand, as both flung some dirty insults at each other. Unsurprisingly, they never got back together, and their relationship is officially over.

A Villain’s Sorrow

Geoffrey Paschel, who quickly became one of the most disliked stars to appear in “90 Day Fiance” and its spin-off series, “Before The 90 Days”, had his fair share of sad experiences before earning his place as a villain in the “90 Day Fiance” franchise. Paschel’s villainy is mostly due to his dark past, and of course the way he treated his (supposed) romantic interest, Russian national Varya, which earned him little to no respect from the audience.

Regardless, listening to his past experiences, one can’t help but sympathise with the man. Geoffrey was previously married to a mostly unknown woman, identified only as Brittany, back in 2014, long before he would appear in the show. During his marriage to Brittany, Geoffrey conceived two children, namely Cayvan and Kazhem. Sadly, Geoffrey would experience the loss of a child, which might also have been the cause of his separation from his first wife, though he never confirmed it as the reason for their split.

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Kazhem was hospitalised shortly after celebrating his first birthday, and according to Geoffrey, suffered from unidentified seizures. In March of 2018, two months after being hospitalised, Kazhem passed away; unfortunately, Geoffrey didn’t share the cause of death but explained how the emotional trauma impacted his life. Paschel would also state that his son’s death was unexpected, and he continues to struggle with the loss he experienced.

A Dad’s Farewell

Tiffany and Roland, who shared one of the most adorable romances in the series, earning them a special place among the viewers’ favourite stars, and who appeared in the spin-off “90 Day Fiance: The Other Way”, shared the sad news with their fans in 2019.

As Tiffany would reveal, her ex-husband, and the father of her teenage son, Daniel, sadly passed away, and although she never shared the cause of death or the exact date, went on to state that he fully supported her decisions, and always supported her as the mother of his child.

Spending The Last Few Moments Together

In 2020, Angela Deem, who originally appeared in season 2 of the show, documenting her tumultuous relationship with Nigerian national, Michael Ilesanmi, shared the sad news of her mother’s passing with fans and viewers, shortly before starring in the “Happily Ever After” spin-off show.

Angela didn’t share any details of her mother, Glenda’s death, though stated that she will be dearly missed by herself and all her surviving family, which includes her sisters, Patricia and Christene, her granddaughters, Scottie and Skyla, and numerous great-grandchildren. Sadly, although it was Angela’s wish that her mother be present when she tied the knot with Michael, Glenda passed away before the magical moment took place.

It seemed that 2020 was a year of sorrow for a few stars from “90 Day Fiance”, as Annie Suwan, who appeared in Season 5 documenting her romance with Kentucky native, David Toborowsky, shared the sad news of her father’s death.

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The news was revealed following a trip the couple took to Annie’s homeland of Thailand, where fortunately, she was able to spend some time with her father before his untimely demise. While Annie didn’t share any details regarding her father’s cause of death, she went on to say that he played an important role in her life, both as a teacher and a role model, and that he would be dearly missed.

The Living Dead

Brandon Gibs, who first appeared in “90 Day Fiance”s eighth season as he romanced Russian national, Julia Trubkina, and went on to marry following their initial meeting in Iceland, comically trolled the internet in 2021 after rumours surfaced suggesting that he died. Brandon, quite fortunately, went on to appear in the “Happily Ever After” spin-off, bringing both any doubts about his relationship with Julia and the rumours of his death, to complete silence.

In 2021, after concerns for Brandon’s father’s health were raised, an unspecified gossip outlet misinterpreted the information, assuming that it was Brandon who struggled with his health, and went completely overboard with the gossip they later published. According to this outlet, Brndon was presumed dead; although no supply any accurate information or any cause of death were given, fans of the show nonetheless took it seriously.

Subsequently, more rumours concerning Brandon’s demise surfaced on social media, and before long, everybody believed that he’d passed away. However, Brandon decided to respond in a comic fashion, perhaps even further fuelling the rumours by posting a picture of himself with a caption that read ‘RIP Brandon 1992 – 2021”.

Obviously, these were false rumours, and Brandon is still alive, but many still wonder who was to blame for raising the rumours in the first place. Some people have suggested that his wife, Julia, might have been behind it, as a viral video emerged in which Brandon was playing video games. The voice of a woman off-camera could then be heard urging him to rather wash the dishes, then Brandon replied with a sneering comment, suggesting that she acted too much like his mother. The video then cuts to an ‘RIP Brandon’ message, perhaps just another stab of a joke at the rumours. Since Julia was tagged in this video, fans began blaming her for spreading false rumours.

Regardless, it’s safe to say that Brandon is still alive, and he seems to be quite happily married to Julia, as they live their lives on the Gibbs farm in Virginia.

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The Death of Jason Hitch

Jason Hitch appeared in “90-Day Fiance”s second season, documenting his romance with Cassia Tavares from Brazil, who was previously in a relationship with one of Jason’s friends. The two met through Facebook, and Cassia later moved in with Jason and his father in Florida. They married, but separated in 2017 before divorcing in 2018, when Cassia made a domestic abuse case against Jason.

Sadly, Jason passed away in 2021, as was confirmed by his sister Shannon, who stated that it was due to complications arising from a COVID-19 infection. According to Jason’s family, he didn’t suffer from any underlying conditions, and his death came as a surprise to them.

Jason wasn’t vaccinated, but while it was a sad time for the Hitch family, Shannon confirmed that they were with him during the final moments of his life, holding his hands and saying their farewells as he passed away.

In the wake of Jason’s untimely death at the age of 45, his memory will live on, not only with his surviving family, but also with the fans he made after appearing in “90 Day Fiance”, and although his relationship with Cassia ended on a bitter note, certainly he’ll be missed and remembered for all the memories he made.

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Conclusion

While death is not something one might think would earn a mention in a romantic reality television series, it seems as though the stars of “90 Day Fiance” lived through their fair share of sad experiences with loss. On a show idolised for its drama and romance, mentioning such a grim subject makes it seem even more saddening than usual, and holds quite the dramatic punch.

While no one may have passed away on camera, those who lost their lives, and Jason Hitch in particular, will be missed but also fondly remembered. However, as far as the rumours surrounding Brandon Gibbs’ death is concerned, while it was funny to some, it certainly wasn’t true.

For more romance and drama, feel free to catch the latest episodes of “90 Day Fiance”, as more couples attempt to cross the international border barrier, to find lasting, true love.

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What happened to Tonya on “Little Women: LA”?

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“Little Women: LA”

Known as the show that spawned the “Little Women” franchise, “Little Women: LA” is a Lifetime reality series that premiered in May 2014. The principal cast members are women who were born with dwarfism and live in Los Angeles; to date, the show has run for eight seasons and boasts over 135 episodes.

The main cast members are Terra Jolé, Tonya Banks, Elena Gant, Christy McGinity, and Briana Manson. Secondary cast members include Traci Tsou, Jasmine Sorge, Brittney Guzman, and Mika Winkler.

Tonya Banks

Tonya Renee Banks hails from Carson, California, and was born in July 1964. Prior to starring in “Little Women: LA”, Tonya was already a seasoned actress and stuntswoman with decades of experience in the industry.

Some of Tonya’s notable projects include “Bad Santa”, “Death to Smoochy”, and “The Internship Games”; after appearing in the last film, she made history as the first little person to be the female lead of a movie.

Although Tonya isn’t doing much acting these days, she’s successfully switched over into the entrepreneurism lane with her own activewear line, “Lil Boss Body Activewear”. The “Little Women” alum also has a wine line, “L’Tonya Renee Red Blend Wine”.

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The multi-skilled reality star recently started her own production company, One Bossey Productions LLC., and is also the CEO. In 2017, Tonya was thrilled to accept the MCPA Award for Most Diverse TV Moment; in the past, she also opened up about her difficulties in becoming one of the first little black women to break out in Hollywood.

If that wasn’t enough, Tonya is also a budding author, with one book to her name: “It’s Not What You’re Called, It’s What You Answer To”. The savvy businesswoman has also recently started to sell her own angel cinnamon spread via her website; however, it remains to be seen whether Tonya will delve deeper into the world of cuisine by releasing more food products.

The star’s multiple revenue streams guarantee that, even if she were to leave the “Little Women” franchise, she wouldn’t be hurting for money. For a while, Tonya has been accepting bookings for personal appearances, public speaking gigs, and even the occasional hosting.

However, Tonya sparked concern amongst her fanbase after she revealed that she had been battling Bell’s palsy, which is paralysis or weakness of the facial muscles. The reality star had previously been seen out and about sporting an eye patch; blaming her condition on stress, she spoke on the isolation that she felt as a consequence.

Treatment for Bell’s palsy normally involves taking steroids; those suffering from the condition can take up to two months to make a full recovery. In one episode of “Little Women: LA”, Tonya and her costar Elena Gant went for a cryotherapy session, thinking that it might help. Though Tonya hasn’t provided fans with any health updates recently, internet sources report that she has since made a full recovery.

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As for Tonya’s love life, she was in an on-and-off relationship with Kerwin Johnson for close to three decades, and share a daughter named Angelique Johnson who was born in 1992 and prefers to stay out of the limelight. Fans rejoiced when Tonya and Kerwin became engaged in the sixth season of “Little Women: LA”, but sadly they revealed in the season seven premiere that they’d called the engagement off, and eventually broke up for good.

Scandals

The cast members of “Little Women” have been embroiled in several scandals over the years. Briana Renee’s estranged husband, Matt Grundhoffer, was accused of sexual assault in 2018. The assault allegedly took place while he was working at the Child Study Treatment Center, when Matt’s patient was a minor.

During court proceedings, the court ordered Matt’s medical records and other personal information. News outlets claim that the defendants – namely, the Department of Social and Health Services and the Child Study and Treatment Center – filed for a protective order against the plaintiff. Matt’s alleged victim, who preferred to remain anonymous, claims to have been an underage patient when Matt was working at the treatment center as a counselor from September 2009 to November 2010, when the assault allegedly took place.

According to the plaintiff and her legal team, she was groomed by Matt during their counseling sessions, progressing from a romantic relationship to a sexual one. Based on his “position of authority and trust”, the plaintiff allegedly became emotionally dependent on Matt, which is when she was taken advantage of by him.

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Months earlier, Briana had already filed for divorce from Matt after news outlets began reporting on his horrifying sexting scandals. She also requested a domestic violence restraining order against him a fortnight after the incident. Apparently, Briana found graphic texts on her husband’s phone in which he and other women spoke of bestiality and proposed sex acts with minor children. A few months later, a judge granted a five-year restraining order.

Although Briana was lucky in love the second time round and married her boyfriend just two months after divorcing Matt, she was forced to leave the “Little Women” franchise due to the negative effect Matt’s behavior was having on her brand. Even before the sexting incident and alleged assault of a minor, Matt was a well-known philanderer, and Briana had already broken up with him at least twice.

Terra Jolé, who is white, also made headlines after announcing that she’d partnered up with the Black Girl Moscato brand. The reality star was hesitant to tell her friends about it due to the brand’s controversial name, and an inter-racial discussion ensued almost as soon as she announced the big news. Tonya, in fact, walked out of the room as soon as Terra revealed her new partnership, despite Terra herself asking her to be the face of the wine. African-American viewers also lambasted Terra online, with Tonya’s strong reaction causing Terra to walk away from the business deal shortly afterwards.

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Kirsten Storms

The talented Kirsten Storms, who is known for her work in the “Zenon” trilogy, “Johnny Tsunami”, and “Kim Possible”, was born in April 1984 in Orlando, Florida, USA. During her childhood, she and her family moved between Casselberry, Sanford, and Kissimmee, together with Kirsten’s three siblings: half-brother Chris, brother Austin, and sister Gretchen. Her parents are Karen and Mike Storms, a WKMG-TV sportscaster.

According to Kirsten herself, she always dreamed of being a soap opera actress, and told one of her first agents so when she was just five years old. “No one took me seriously,” she reminisced in an interview years later. “But I knew, even though I hadn’t actually watched one, it was something I always wanted to do.”

Kirsten was discovered by a talent scout at aged five, after convincing her parents to enroll her in acting classes. She was inspired to try her luck in the entertainment industry after visiting her father at work, and her parents were evidently more than happy that she pursue her dreams. The talent scout then suggested that Kirsten enroll in an intensive New York-based acting camp aimed at children.

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Work was scant at first, with Kirsten in minor roles in a handful of commercials. Eventually, she scored a lead role in “Sing Me a Story with Belle”, and a recurring role in “Second Noah”. In 1996, she and her family moved to Los Angeles for better work opportunities, and soon afterwards, she was cast as Laura Cummings in “7th Heaven”.

However, the turning point in Kirsten’s career was when she was cast as the title character in “Zenon: Girl of the 21st century”. At the time, the movie made history by having the largest rating for any Disney Channel original movie. From then on, TV movies and family shows became the Floridian’s forte, although she appeared in other Disney projects doing voiceover work or in supporting roles.

In August 1999, Kirsten auditioned for the role of Isabella “Belle” Black in “Days of Our Lives”. Despite the initial backlash from viewers due to how rapidly Isabella’s character had aged – which is a common phenomenon in soap operas when it comes to babies or young children – she soon became a fan favorite, who enjoyed many high-profile storylines with major characters within the show. Nevertheless, Kirsten decided not to renew her five-year contract, in order to focus on other opportunities.

The other projects in mind included “Clubhouse”, a CBS series that aired in late 2004, but was cancelled after just five episodes. The series was produced by Aaron Spelling and created by Daniel Cerone, with Kirsten having one of the leading roles as Betsy Young, the protagonist’s sister. Despite the show not being successful, Kirsten enjoyed the experience of playing Betsy, a troubled teenager grappling with decidedly adult issues that included sex, drugs and alcohol.

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In May 2005, Kirsten joined “General Hospital” as the third actress to play Mariah Maximiliana Jones, receiving an Emmy nomination for her role four years later. Mysterious medical reasons meant that she had to vacate the role in late 2011; despite being scheduled to return in February 2012, her illness – which was revealed to be endometriosis – prevented her from doing so until September of the same year.

In early 2013, the relationship between Kirsten and her former co-star Brandon Barash was confirmed. The couple gave a rare interview in August of the same year, and dropped the bombshell news that they had secretly tied the knot, and were expecting a baby girl. Their daughter, Harper Rose Barash, was born in January 2014. Sadly, the lowkey couple filed for divorce in April 2016, citing irreconcilable differences. As the split was amicable, the couple have been successfully co-parenting for years, and have yet to slander each other in the press.

In the past, Kirsten has been in trouble with the law for tossing a lit cigarette out of her window while driving on an L.A freeway. The incident occurred in September 2007; she was promptly pulled over by California Highway Patrol, and subsequently arrested on DUI charges after failing sobriety tests.

News outlets reported that Kirsten’s blood alcohol content was 0.13, with the legal limit in the state of California being 0.08. In November 2007, the actress pleaded no contest to the charges and was fined $1,643, ordered to attend Alcoholics Anonymous meetings, and complete a three-month alcohol education program. She was also placed on probation for three years and had her license suspended for six months. Kirsten has kept on the straight and narrow ever since.

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Kirsten has always been candid about her experiences living with anxiety, depression, and endometriosis, and frequently provides her social media followers with well-received health updates. The 2020 pandemic took a toll on her mental health, and in an Instagram post from the same year she told fans: “Even though I wanted to get better without returning to the hospital, my body didn’t have it. Since April, I’ve been struggling with serious pain concerns.”

As it happens, Kirsten had undergone a procedure to eliminate endometriosis-related scar tissue, which left her in pain for many months. One of the side effects of her condition includes weight gain or weight fluctuations, which have often led to unwelcome pregnancy rumors.

In June 2021, fans were alarmed to discover that Kirsten had been forced to take a break from her role in “General Hospital” following brain surgery. It appears that the star had been suffering from random health issues over the last few years, which she had written off as side effects of her medications.

After months of severe neck pain and migraines, Kirsten’s “amazingly thorough” orthopedist ordered an MRI scan which revealed a fluid-filled cyst in the lower portion of the actress’s brain. “I feel very fortunate that my situation wasn’t more serious, and that I had a wonderful neurosurgeon who immediately knew how to fix it,” she wrote on Instagram, after undergoing and recovering from the surgery.

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Thankfully, Kirsten’s cyst wasn’t cancerous and she was able to spend more time than ever with her friends and family while taking a break from acting. In early January 2023, it was reported that she would be returning to her “General Hospital” role; however, a rep for ABC stated a couple of weeks later that she would be unable to return to the series as soon as originally announced. For the time being, Jen Lilley is playing Kirsten’s role, with Kirsten presumably still on the way to recovering fully.

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Are the Merrifields from ‘Seeking Sister Wife’ Still Together?

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About “Seeking Sister Wife”

TLC added “Seeking Sister Wife” to its roster of programs in January 2018, since when viewers have come to love or loathe famous polygamist couples such as the Joneses, the McGees, and the Snowdens. As the title implies, these couples are actively seeking to add new sister wives to their family unit, which at first glance appears simpler than it really is.

Garrick and Dannielle Merrifield, who we’ll be focusing on today, have been one of the show’s most controversial couples to date, and have somewhat become the villains of the series. We’ll be answering the burning questions that everyone’s been asking: are the couple still together? What happened with Roberta? Did Garrick and Dannielle work through their jealousy and trust issues?

Garrick and Dannielle

Garrick and Dannielle Merrifield hail from Colorado, and share two sons named Solomon and Geremiah. The couple joined “Seeking Sister Wife” in its third season, and became polygamists after being in a happily monogamous relationship for over a decade; unsurprisingly, Garrick was the one who suggested the change – well, there’s almost no such thing as ‘brother husbands’.

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Both adults appeared happy at first to practice polygamy, albeit for different reasons. As Garrick said in the season four premiere, he and Dannielle felt that God had “led” them towards polygamy, whereas Dannielle is interested in having a big family with plenty of love and babies to go around.

Although their outlook on polygamy was a positive one, the Merrifields’ experience with Roberta was anything but. Garrick and Dannielle met Roberta on an online dating site during the filming of season three. The glamorous Brazilian native and the Colorado couple got on like a house on fire, so much so that the Merrifields put their children and jobs on the backburner, and travelled to Brazil on several occasions during the courtship phase.

Trouble arose when Roberta accepted Garrick’s proposal, as she could only enter the USA with a K-1 visa, which viewers of “90 Day Fiancé” will be familiar with. A K-1 visa is necessary for the fiancés of American citizens to enter the country, but only if the couple become legally married within three months; if not, then the foreign fiancé is forced to return to their home country – permanently.

However, Garrick and Dannielle had already been legally married for years. After much persuasion, Dannielle reluctantly divorced Garrick – and rescinded all her legal rights as his spouse – so that Roberta could obtain her visa and legally marry Garrick. Although Garrick and Dannielle remained spiritually married, she found it hard to get used to the sudden shift in the dynamics of their relationship, and began having regrets about the decision she’d taken: so much so, that many were waiting for the couple to split up.

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Despite the rumors, Garrick and Dannielle are still together. In fact, her Instagram handle is @wifey_merrifield and her bio on the social media platform proudly describes her as a wing woman to her husband and mother to two amazing boys. The couple brought in the new year together with a celebratory video in which they shared a romantic kiss and toasted with champagne – but Roberta was nowhere to be seen.

As it happens, Roberta pretty much ghosted the naïve Merrifields after getting her K-1 visa. In season four, the Brazilian native’s mother began having health issues, and Roberta stayed in her home country to take care of her. After over a year passed without seeing their sister wife, Garrick and Dannielle decided to look for another one – although they had no intentions of replacing Roberta.

However, Roberta was anything but pleased to hear that a third wife would be joining the family, especially before she’d had a chance to settle into her new life with the couple. It appears that Roberta wanted to get used to the US and living with the Merrifields first, and when Garrick revealed that he was courting a new woman and had even gone on dates with her, she was furious.

The situation took a turn for the worse when the Merrifields returned to Colorado and received a text message from Roberta which was addressed to Dannielle. Roberta spoke of feeling excluded, and strangely cited cultural differences as the reason for her negative attitude towards a third sister wife. It’s also possible that she felt that Garrick and Dannielle replacing her, but whatever the case, she ceased all communication with the Merrifields from then on.

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Ironically, it was Dannielle’s idea to introduce a third wife to the family so that there would be more balance. When things with Roberta didn’t work out, the couple began courting Lea, a nurse and single mother residing in California. Lea had been brought up in a polygamous family, and was also in a polygamous relationship with one of her previous partners… but when Garrick and Dannielle flew to California to visit her, all parties realized that their expectations were incompatible.

During a dinner date, Lea said: “I work in the hospital for 8 to 12 hours. I don’t feel like I should have to come home and do laundry and cook.” Obviously, Garrick liked the idea of being taken care of by another wife, whereas Dannielle wanted help around the house and with her children. As Lea had no intentions of doing so, she promptly ended the courtship.

Many viewers of “Seeking Sister Wife” are hoping that Garrick and Dannielle split up, as since they began practicing polygamy, she’s become jealous and insecure despite immersing herself into her new plural marriage as best as possible. Viewers also think that Garrick doesn’t care about Dannielle, as he remained impassive when she broke into tears after signing divorce papers, so that he could marry Roberta.

Both Garrick and Dannielle have also been accused of being controlling, as Lea said that she didn’t feel that she had any choice in the relationship, adding: “It didn’t feel as genuine as I was hoping for. It was kinda really your way or the highway.”

There has been much speculation about the Merrifields’ possible return to “Seeking Sister Wife” for a fifth season, but for now, nothing has been confirmed regarding the definitive cast members.

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