The love story of Carmen and Daniel, a conjoined twin who shares the same organs and pelvis with her sister, among other body structures, has gone viral on social media.
These are 22-year-old conjoined twins, Carmen and Lupita Andrade, born in Mexico, who live a normal life, full of daily activities and a brotherly relationship, and even one of them, Daniel Has managed to find love, a young man with whom she has had an emotional affair for two and a half years.
Health status of sisters
Carmen and Lupita have done everything to be able to undergo limb separation surgery, including the pelvis, but despite the great risks that are involved in their intervention and the health problems one of them suffers from, as he suffers from scoliosis, it It was not possible to carry out the surgery, so finally the twins and their parents decided to accept their union and try to live life in the best possible way with love and communication. This happened in 2002 when the sisters arrived in the United States.
“Sometimes, at the end of the day, we’re tired and don’t want to talk. Only then we use different tools and do our work ourselves. We’ve been together our whole life, so it’s not like we miss our independence. That’s all we know, right?” said Carmen, who is the more outgoing sister of the two, in an interview for the site. webToday.com.
In fact, on digital platforms, Carmen and Lupita usually share some details of their personal lives, such as their routines in the gym, their studies, their outings, and even something romantic with one of their boyfriends. Dates too. ,
Despite the hardships they have faced and the occasions they usually face, leading a normal life, both have faced uncomfortable situations on the road, but that has not deterred them from doing what they which they like. In fact, Carmen is studying to become a veterinary nurse and Lupita, for her part, hopes to work in the same field as a technician.
Story of Carmen and Daniel
Despite stigma and insecurities, Carmen Andrade decides to give herself a chance to love and that’s when she meets Daniel, with whom she has a stable and long-lasting relationship and whom she also met through a dating app Was. Quite the opposite of what happens to Lupita, who revealed that she considers herself “asexual”, meaning she doesn’t feel sexual or romantic attraction to anyone, but accepted the fact that her sister does.
For her part, Carmen assures that ever since she met Daniel, she’s realized she was different: “I’ve never tried to hide the fact that I’m a twin, which means I don’t get attracted to sexy men. Received several messages. I knew from the beginning that Daniel was different from the others, because he didn’t start with a question about my situation,” Carmen said.
How does the relationship work?
Then, months ago, on the YouTube channel of Ask me anythingCarmen reveals some details of her relationship with Daniel, where she claims to have set some boundaries in order not to affect or disturb her sister Lupita’s life, such as not having sex in their relationship, but she has expressed affection. And showed love like kissing and caressing.
“Obviously I was going to be transparent about everything. It was a learning process for everyone. We should have had a discussion about what boundaries were okay and what weren’t. We’re not intimate like that.” And he (Daniel) agrees,” Lupita’s sister added on the channel.
Therefore, despite clear agreements and boundaries regarding Carmen, this has not been an obstacle for Carmen to have a stable relationship with her partner and her sister Lupita, for her part, maintains good relations as ‘brother-in-law’ Keep with Daniel. In fact, the couple’s plans for their future are to live together, in addition to getting married, objectives that don’t seem to be a problem for Lupita.