However, Mr Sharp is unsympathetic, blaming the Briggs children for his son contracting German measles.
Q - I became partially deaf as a result of the german measles at the age of eleven.
Children with german measles should be kept away from pregnant women.
Rubella-A mild, highly contagious childhood illness caused by a virus; it is also called German measles.
It has been associated with mothers who had German measles (rubella) while pregnant.