An American newlywed couple is facing backlash on TikTok after a video sharing their “controversial” marriage secrets went viral.
aden and Andy McGrew were told their habits were a sign of “trust issues” when they posted their secrets to happiness.
The couple said they share locations with each other 24/7, share all passwords and are not allowed to spend time alone with the opposite sex.
“We’ve received backlash on many of the videos we’ve posted regarding some of the things we’ve mentioned,” wife Jaden told Fox News Digital.
“These are just the right things for us at this stage of our lives, and we were shocked to see how controversial they are!”
The Christian couple say their marriage is “rooted in our faith,” although commenters have criticized their principles as overbearing.
“While we believe marriage is the greatest commitment a person can make and want to protect our marriage, nothing mentioned in the video is based solely on our faith. “, Jaden said.
Other commenters were shocked to learn of the controversial tips, revealing that “strict” rules could be more common.
One TikTok user replied that “only someone hiding something has a problem with [the rules].”
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“I have all of my husband’s passwords. I can’t tell you the last time I actually checked any accounts, but I can if I want to,” one person said.
“My daughter is 14 years old. I pray every day for her to have a marriage like yours. Thank you for your example!” another commented.
“This is something people secretly want but pretend not to,” said one.
One TikTok user commented: “How often do you check those things? Yes it is one thing, checking each other all the time sounds like a matter of trust.”
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