She knew her husband Daniel, 24, had a heart condition—he had told her on their fifth date.
But by that point, she was so in love with him that she brushed it aside as “no big deal,” and they married six months later.
Seven months later, YUConnects, an affiliate group of Yeshiva University, attracted 70 singles in their 20s and 30s to a private home in Riverdale, where a guest speaker told funny stories about his attempts at dating second time around.
Organizer Marjorie Glatt was initially nervous about singling out this particular group for an event; she wondered why they shouldn’t simply be joined with other singles.
J., for Modern Orthodox second-time singles in their 30s and 40s.