The couple - who both have roots with Native American Apache tribes - is also being supported by Cristina Shy who runs a support and advocacy website for related couples, also known as consanguinamorous people.'Well why not consanguinamorous people like us? We are not pedophiles, there's no domestic issue we are in love, we want to be together but we are related.
That shouldn't be a deciding factor.'She said: 'The law states that if you are related as they are - mother and son - you cannot have any type of sexual intimate relationship.
I had seduced my son, and after a lengthy night of love making...where lust overwhelmed common sense... I would like to say I felt guilt at committing incest or at least a shred of remorse..that would be a lie.
She researched incest, chatted online with a woman who was sleeping with her son, read stories of mother-son relationships and even watched incest movies. This story takes place the day after the mother and son make love.
This photo was taken before the court ordered them to stay away from each other The couple who currently live separately in Clovis, New Mexico - and are banned from having any contact with each other by the courts - first embarked on their love affair towards the end of last year.
The 36-year-old, who didn't raise Peterson, saw him for the first time in 18 years last Christmas when she picked him up at his adoptive father's house in Texas and brought him to her home after the pair got in touch over Facebook.
That night I called to invite her to go out for dinner and a movie. “I thought that it would be pleasant to spend some time with you,” I responded.
“Just the two of us.” She thought about it for a moment, and then said, “I would like that very much.” That Friday after work, as I drove over to pick her up I was a bit nervous.