UK married at first sight: ‘Fuming’ Franky condemns anonymous letter labeling him and Marilyse a ‘mismatch’ as a ‘low blow’ – while urging him to ‘don’t take things so negatively’
- Marilyse Corrigan, 37, from Yorkshire, married soldier Franky, 47, on E4 show
- Couple received anonymous letter giving them home truths about relationship
- Franky told experts it was a ‘cheap’ show and a ‘low blow’ at the commitment ceremony
Married at First Sight’s Franky labels the anonymous letter he received at the last dinner party as a “low blow” for saying he and wife Marilyse are a “mismatch” – while urging him to “don’t take things so negatively.” ‘.
On tonight’s episode of the E4 show, personal trainer Marilyse Corrigan, 37, of Yorkshire, and soldier Franky, 47, who lives in Dubai, sit in front of the experts to dissect exactly what upset the fitness fanatic about the letter he sent. received from another couple who offered some primitive truths about their relationship.
As he read his letter out loud on yesterday’s heated show, you could hear Franky yelling across the table, “What shallow little b****yb**** wrote this?” to which Marilyse replied, “Thank you so much to whoever wrote this – it’s good.”
But Franky then stepped in and said to his wife, “Maybe when I speak, don’t talk.”
On tonight’s episode of E4’s Married at First Sight UK, Franky and Marilyse sit in front of the experts to dissect exactly what upset the ex-armyman about the anonymous letter the couple received.
Participant Amy Christophers, 34, from Cornwall, who is married to Joshua Christie (pictured, together), 26, from West London, turns to her husband and whispers: ‘He smokes’
But at tonight’s final engagement ceremony, an expert asks Marilyse what it was like for her to hear some comments about Franky’s personality and his way of being in the relationship.
“I think that was people’s first look at Franky when they first met him, and that’s what the letter said: ‘At first we felt like you two weren’t right for each other,’ explains Marilyse. .
“I mean, I know it was aimed more at Frankie than at me, so I can see why Franky was a little upset.”
Participant Amy Christophers, 34, from Cornwall, who is married to Joshua Christie, 26, from west London, turns to her husband and whispers: ‘He smokes’ as she and the other participants listen in from the couch during the engagement ceremony.
Franky tells the experts that someone who says he and Marilyse are a mismatch is a “dig and a bit of a low blow.” Together in the picture
Marilyse urged ex-armyman Franky to “don’t take everything so negatively.” Together in the picture
Franky adds, “Someone who says me and Marilyse don’t match – that’s a dig and a bit of a setback.”
When the expert goes on to explain how it seemed to trigger him, Franky continues, “Of course I’m going to defend our relationship because Marilyse means a lot to me, so if people are a little cheap, you know, so. ..’
Marilyse responds to her husband: ‘But you shouldn’t take it that way, Franky. We had this conversation before we even went to dinner. Don’t take everything so negatively.’
He replies, ‘I know, that’s why I laughed and joked’, to which Marilyse adds: ‘Yeah, but you’re doing it a bit now, that’s all. That’s not necessary.’
In an earlier episode, Franky called Marilyse his “princess” and said, “Coming from a background of 20 years of bad relationships, I have never found a princess like the one I have now.”
He also revealed that he’s “on his way to love,” while Marilyse told the girls that she’s not “quite there” yet, but will get there after her new husband started opening up to her.