’90 Day Fiance’: Why Ashley Married Teen Jay After He Lied About Age?

90 Day Fiance star Ashley Martson claims Jay Smith lied about his age when they met. At the time, Jay, was a teenager and she was 31 years old. According to Ashley, she found about Jay’s real age when she decided to apply for the K1-visa needed more information. When she called Jay to ask him the questions, he told her to call his mother.

90 Day Fiance: Ashley Martson Calls Jay Smith’s Mommy

Ashley Martson said that her fiance Jay said his mother would be able to answer the questions he couldn’t. Well, it seems 90 Day Fiance fans see this as the first big red flag flying over Jay’s head. Call my mom? Or is Ashley really telling the truth? A lot of stories Ashley has been telling lately are not supported by others.

Here is Ashley Martson’s version of events. Jay told 31-year-old Ashley he was 26 and while that’s younger than her, she said she could live with that age gap. But Ashley said that she did call Jay’s mother for the info he couldn’t supply for the visa. His mother then told Ashley her 90 Day Fiance partner is a teenager, only 19. So, Ashley claims her fiance Jay Smith fibbed about his age.

90 Day Fiance: Ashley Martson - Jay Smith

Three Weeks No Talking – Then Picked Up Where They Left Off

That devastated her, Ashley said in a recent interview. After that, she claims she didn’t talk to Jay Smith for three weeks. But something happened to bring her back to him. As 90 Day Fiance fans know, Ashley went on to marry the teen she supplied with the visa.

Ashley Martson said that she was already in that relationship with Jay so she moved past the age lie. This allowed the couple to be on TLC’s 90 Day Fiance. It’s as simple as that, she claims she was already into him so she went with it. The rest is history as Jay came to the US and did something she didn’t expect – act like a teenager.

Ashley Martson brought Jay Smith to the US with the thought of living happily ever after. But as 90 Day Fiance fans witnessed, it seemed as if Ashley became more of a mother to Jay than a wife. Throughout the season, viewers took to social media with comments suggesting instead of a husband, Jays another kid for her to take care of.

Maybe his actions prompted her to approach him in a motherly-like mode. But never-the-less she did many things that a parent of a teenager might do. Starting with watching every move her 90 Day Fiance prospect made.

90 Day Fiance: Why is My Teenage Boyfriend Acting Like a Teenager?

During last seasons episodes, it seemed the 90 Day Fiance celeb didn’t hold much faith in Jay Smith telling the truth. She started questioning just about everything that her young husband said or did.

Ashley married Jay Smith after she found out he was 19 when she met him. At the time they met, he was still a teen and doing the things teenagers do. That didn’t seem to stop once he moved into his 20s.  All the drama that unfolded around these two was enough to fill a few seasons of 90 Day Fiance with entertainment.

The bottom line – Ashley claims she found out that Jay lied. He didn’t tell the truth about his age but she married him anyway. She reacted to the lie by closing the door on the relationship for three weeks. But instead of calling it a day for good after that alleged lie, she took him back. So, Ashley Martson knew he was still a teenage boy, yet she became furious when he acted like one.

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Maggie Larkin

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