Wife revealed as a man – after 19 years
Published 27/11/2012 | 05:00
A BELGIAN is seeking to have his marriage annulled after discovering that his Indonesian wife of 19 years was born a man.
The husband, named only as Jan, married Monica in 1993 despite legal difficulties raised by immigration authorities. The truth came out during a row.
Jan (64) who is now undergoing psychiatric treatment, told a local newspaper: "I feel like I've been assaulted. I thought she was an attractive woman, all woman. She had no male traits."
The couple argued after Jan found "amorous messages" from men on his wife's computer. He said she admitted being born a man, but told him she was now a woman and had not needed to tell him about her past. (© Daily Telegraph London)