Instead, it ended with happy tears, flowing from the hundreds of same-sex couples who were able to finally get married under the law in the state of New York. I was lucky enough to help a producer create a video for The New York Times, and even luckier to wade through a room filled with very very happy people. I didn’t anticipate that many of those couples have already been committed to each other for years, even decades.
I can only wonder how all the questions couples grapple with must be harder when faced with prejudice, adversity and a society lacking in uniform acceptance. Will you care enough? Will you always be there? Will you try your best?
I only know for sure that today, one question became a little easier to answer…
BTW – Amazing Tribute from the cast of Glee to Amy Winehouse can be found here.