The father also was convicted in April on 13 charges he sexually abused two underage girls between and The father will be sentenced in January. The way the improbable quadrangle develops is pretty convincing. But a jury in Wilkes-Barre convicted the mother, 45, of rape of a child, corruption of minors, endangering the welfare of children and incest. The way the two women bear a superficial resemblance to each other, causing us to occasionally forget who's whose mum and who's whose lover, is another interesting effect. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. The mother and the father took the witness stand in their own defense and denied the allegations. The year-old boy told jurors at his parents' sex abuse trial that he began having intercourse with his mom on his eighth birthday, about a year after his dad began showing him pornography. Mom had sex with young son, dad helped Written by: Though more character and conflict development may seem needed at first, we get to know everyone and everything gradually, and the fact that they are all just fairly "normal" whatever that is people is pivotal. Prosecutors said the boy lived in squalor and didn't know how to use eating utensils or tie his shoelaces when removed from his Plymouth, Luzerne County, home in August Fine performances by all the major players. The boy was temporarily put in foster care and then was transferred to live with an aunt and an uncle. AP - A couple was convicted Friday of sexually abusing their young son, who testified he had frequent sexual encounters with his mom while his dad offered him instructions or tips on what to do. It was unclear how much prison time they would face. Finally, the isolated cove with its stationary sun-raft is an apropos symbol.