By DAVE DORMER, SUN MEDIA
CRESTON, B.C. ˜ When Jane Quinton decided she wanted to get married at the age of 18, it wasn't quite as simple as meeting the man of her dreams and settling down.
A resident of the tiny colony of Bountiful, B.C. ˜ about 500 km southwest of Calgary ˜ Quinton first had to meet with Roulon Jeffs, then the prophet of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and get his permission to become a wife.
"At that time we more believed in church, not really placement, but we talked to the leaders of the church to make sure it was something that was agreeable for both parties," she said.
"I couldn't just go date him because he was a married man.