UK Twins Turn Heads: One is White, the Other Black

UK Twins Turn Heads: One is White, the Other Black

Lucy Aylmer, left, and Maria Aylmer are twins, despite their radically different appearance. (Courtesy Photo)
Lucy Aylmer, left, and Maria Aylmer are twins, despite their radically different appearance. (Courtesy Photo)

 

(CNN) – Here’s a pair of twins no one will have trouble telling apart: One is white, and one is black.

Thanks to a rare quirk of nature, Lucy is the alabaster-skinned redhead, and Maria has their part-Jamaican mother’s dark skin and hair.

Images of the Aylmer sisters of Gloucester, United Kingdom, rocketed around the Internet this week when a British newspaper carried their story.

“I can’t stop crying! This is all so amazing,” Lucy Aylmer posted on Facebook.

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