Posted while Florence was declining, I was in touch with the woman she had been in love with, involved with and in war with since they were teenagers. Today, with gay marriage now legalized, I wonder what their life would have been like if only the world had loved their love as they had.
All the other gay seniors rode. In the convertible, on the bus, in wheelchairs.
But not Florence.
She was in her 60s. She had waited her entire life to walk down a street as who she really was. And she wasn't going to give up that walk for anybody or anything.
Christo and Dora have at least one tiny mouth to feed - Over the last few days, I've seen Christo and Dora feeding someone up in their nest in Tompkins Square, but it's still too soon to know how many kids they ...
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