“The funny thing about arguing that same-sex couples will damage the lives of the children they raise is that never once has a same-sex couple conceived a child by accident. Every single gay and lesbian couple who decided to have a child together must plan for it, often in great detail; whether this is a lesbian couple who need to find a sperm donor, a gay couple who must find a surrogate mother or either of these looking to go through the lengthy and often difficult process of adoption. Every single child brought into the home of a gay or lesbian couple is wanted.”—
an incredible point which i have been trying to put into words for years
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yeah that makes me feel better too… i was reluctant to read this because wow the overall message is so bad but this is nice.
AUGH i don’t know why but all my friends are being me.
Alex, you know of my story-finding abilities. Just trust me, it feels like you are reading some mormon propaganda but once you read the part that has this line it makes all the angst/reluctance go away. Most of it. I’m so hooked.
“In a perfect world mothers would all want their babies, and strangers would open up their homes to the unloved. In a perfect world everything would be either black or white, right or wrong, and everyone would know the difference. But this isn’t a perfect world. The problem is people who think it is.”—Unwind
just close the pop-up box and you can read it for free. it’s sort of grammatically challenged on this site but it’s pretty good and super interesting. I can’t say I agree with the underlying theme of “this is what a pro-choice world will turn into” but damn it’s a good novel.