There was a house in the fields at the edge of the forest.
There was a woman in the house. She was in the kitchen.
There was a man in the house.
Past Continuous Tense
The man was sitting at the table.
He was sitting at the table.
Past Perfect Tense
The Continuation of the Story
The man stayed in the house with the woman.
He married her.
Are you married?
When were you married?
He married her and he lived together with in the house in the fields on the edge of the forest.
They planted crops together.