He was a spendthrift, he was an adulterer, he gambled, he equivocated.
It rejoiced to see the wife deceive the husband, and the adulterer fool him.
A man who has a wife and yet lives with another woman is an adulterer.
The adulterer when taken in delicto is sometimes punished by death.
So, the adulterer, though a crime in law, the children are like the husband.