'Sister Wives' reveals complications of family dynamic

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'Sister Wives': Will The Show Be Renewed for a Sixth Season?

On the "Sister Wives" season finale, Kody and the wives did a chronological slideshow of their entire family and how they all came together.

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LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 15: Cast of TLC's 'Sister Wives' Christine Brown, Janelle Brown, Kody Brown, Robyn Brown and Meri Brown attend the Nevada Ballet Theatre's Production of 'The Nutcracker' opening night performance at the Smith Center on December 15, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Marcel Thomas/FilmMagic)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 13: (L-R) Janelle Brown, Meri Brown, Kody Brown and Christine Brown from 'Sister Wives' attend a pre-show reception for the grand opening of 'Dancing With the Stars: Live in Las Vegas' at the New Tropicana Las Vegas April 13, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for AEG Live)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 06: TV personalities Meri Brwon, Janelle Brown, Kody Brown, Christine Brown and Robyn Brown speak duinrg the 'Sister Wives' panel during the Discovery Communications portion of the 2010 Summer TCA pres tour held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on August 6, 2010 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
PLYMOUTH, MA - SEPTEMBER 10: Kody Brown of Sister Wives visits Plymouth Beach on September 10, 2011 in Plymouth, Massachusetts. (Photo by Stephen J. Cohen/Getty Images)
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Kody described his wife Janelle as "really pragmatic and down to earth, we didn't really have a romantic relationship." Christine explained, "There had to be a second wife before I could marry into the family. I always just really wanted to be a third wife." Yeah, polygamy is complicated.

Hollywood Life explained that Kody described his marriages as both "beautiful" and "troubling," but they are all treated as separate, committed marriages -- because nothing says "commitment" like having four different wives and enough children to fill a small village.

And Enstars brought up some of the previous drama with Meri -- saying that she admitted to not feeling as important once the other wives entered the picture.

Despite the jealousy assumptions, Celebrity Dirty Laundry said the episode brought a "new understanding" to the Browns' family dynamic.

Still, the Examiner pointed out the question that every fan of the show has on their minds: Has "Sister Wives" been renewed or canceled for a sixth season? TLC didn't announce the fifth season until it was already filmed and ready to go, so the future of the show is still up in the air.

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