All love is original, no matter how many other people have loved before.
And I've known people who came out with a sense of torture.
I didn't grow up with any concept of people being deviants unless they mistreated others.
I felt like an apostle of the obvious and people imagined that I was doing something daring.
I try not to deal with people's hostility, though I must if they have something I need from them, as the professors did at Columbia or my landlord did.
Many people secretly think that gays are a lot happier than they are, and want to punish them.
People have known of Shakespeare's homosexuality down through the ages.