Dear Prudence video: Missing cousin.

Help! My Uncle Had a Secret Child. Should I Tell My Cousins?

Help! My Uncle Had a Secret Child. Should I Tell My Cousins?

Advice on manners and morals.
Jan. 29 2014 12:29 PM

Dear Prudence: Missing Cousin

Should I tell my cousins their father had a child by an affair?

In this week's video, Prudie counsels a man torn over whether or not to tell his cousins they may have a previously unknown half-sibling.

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