Poor me. Doomed to a life of being different by something hardwired in my system, something pressed into my DNA, something I have no control over. Or at least that's the story we hear so often these days. We hear about the possibility of a gay gene.
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You know how to put out quite a spread at a party… and sometimes after the party, too. You know the difference between 43 brands of imported vodka. You know someone who was in that emergency room with Richard Gere and his gerbil. You understand the importance of good lighting. You can be in a crowded disco the size of two football fields and instantly spot a toupee.
To Be Gay Or Not To Be Gay? That Is The Question
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Regardless of how you identify—whether it be as lesbian, bisexual , asexual , another term , or nothing at all—how you choose to label yourself is not based on a checklist. But then in high school, I met this girl and we started dating secretly. After that, there was no going back, and I eventually came out. Being with her was worth the scariness of coming out to my parents.