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Irene Spencer did as she felt God commanded in marrying her brother-in-law Verlan LeBaron, becoming his second wife. Her dramatic story reveals how far religion can be stretched and abused and how one woman and her children found their way out, into truth and redemption.
In the 1950s as a teenager Irene Spencer married her sister's husband Verlan LeBaron in Mexico. LeBaron was a "fundamentalist Mormon," the outcast polygamous sect of the religion. In this eye-opening memoir, Irene describes her experiences alongside Verlan's nine other wives, as they endured jealousy, poverty, and constant pregnancies.