In 1959, a man hired a thug to throw ACIlye on his ex-girlfriend's face, years later, the man and ex were married!
Burt Pugach was angry that his ex, Linda Riss, has moved on so he paid a thug $2000 to throw lye, a powerful base, on her face as a lesson! The thug went to Riss' apartment saying he had a present for Linda. The thug was successful, and Riss later described the feeling as first, feeling like water, and then fire! The thug was sentenced to 15 years in jail and Pugach served 14 years and being disbarred from practicing law.
Linda Rees was permanently scarred, and she needs constant treatment to avoid becoming blind. Years later, Riss felt odd that Pugach had moved on from her and became jealous. One thing led to another and the couple wed! For more information on this odd couple, follow the source!