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  1. #1
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    Oct 2012
    Heart of Europe

    Bride jilts groom for failing her wedding-day math test

    Following last month's jilting of a groom who had a seizure, the wedding jinx of Uttar Pradesh state in India has struck again. Wednesday, at a wedding ceremony in a village near the town of Kanpur:

    The bride tested the groom on his math skills and when he got the sum wrong, she walked out.

    The question she asked: How much is 15 plus six?

    His reply: 17.

    ...The groom's family tried persuading the bride to return, but she refused...

    "The groom's family kept us in the dark about his poor education," said Mohar Singh, the bride's father. "Even a first grader can answer this."
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  2. #2
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    Mar 2009
    Might have saved me a couple marriages if I'd have been quizzed on algebra at the altar.

  3. #3
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    Mar 2009
    well good for her.. being saved from marrying a complete stranger she doesn't know anything about isn't all bad

  4. #4
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    Jan 2011
    Well, can't say that I blame her. 17+6 is not too difficult a problem. He could have used his fingers and still got it wrong.
    “Every day that they don’t find something is good for me.“ Billie Dunn

  5. #5
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    Aug 2014
    East Tennessee
    If only more American women made their potential mate prior to mating, take some exam or have any standards, there would be a lot fewer threads on our beloved site!
    "If you are lucky enough to find a way of life you love, you have to find the courage to live it."
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  6. #6
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    May 2010
    I think she made a fair call, good to know these things before tying the knot
    You don't get a medal for switching alliances just before the result, as it becomes apparent the other team is set to win.

  7. #7
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    Sep 2009
    land of most amazing sunsets
    how appropriate for Pi Day
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