Finding out that Proposition 8 passed took at least part of my sheer joy about Obama away. I do believe that it's not going to last, and someday, in my lifetime, I will be able to be married to a man or a woman anywhere in this country, but it's going to take longer than I hoped. Penknife wrote a good essay here explaining why a lot of moderates voted for it to pass, which is a lot better than the knee jerk response I had. penknife.livejournal.com/374549.html (ugly link because I fail at making into a word)
Here's to hope for the future.
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