De Jesus shared a cheeky post on Instagram Sunday of her and Marroquin and captioned the image, “Daddy Javi 😜.” She followed it up a day later with a photo of them together: “Daddy Javi p2.” Marroquin also shared two photos of the pair on Instagram.
The signs weren't obvious, especially to a 14 year-old, but it began with him telling me he didn't like the shirts I wore, or that my skirt was too short; at the time, it was easy to mistake jealousy and control for adoration.
It soon progressed to name-calling, insults, unfounded accusations, degradation, humiliation, and isolation.
De Jesus, 23, has two daughters: 6-year-old daughter Nova with ex-boyfriend Devoin Austin, and 3-month-old daughter Stella with ex-boyfriend Luis Hernandez.
Marroquin shares 3-year-old son Lincoln with ex-wife Kailyn Lowry, who also stars on .
Machismo takes forms in various ways and often is culturally ingrained within Latinx communities.