Retired American police officer, 60, who moved 9,000 miles to marry a Maasai tribesman, 30

But despite their happiness, Deborah said she has been asked by strangers if she has ‘adopted’ him, adding: ‘Saitoty has been accused of only being with me for a green card which hurts because I know how little his desire is to live in America.’ She met her now-husband when she and her daughter Royce were walking on a beach in Zanzibar, Tanazania, when they bumped into two Maasai, one of which was Saitoty, who offered them souvenirs.