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    Until recently, I would of said no...

    But it occurred to me that I don't have a single valid reason why, perhaps other than that's what I was raised to believe, that being gay is "wrong", gays having children, even worse!.
    However now that I'm 30 and a mature mother of two (come on at least disguise those giggles ) I see the world very differently. As long as something stems from love, how can that be wrong?
    I think as a society we have far greater issues to contend with rather than worry about whose in bed wearing nighties and pajamas

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    Do you know what is really disappointing??

    That 6 catholic bishops are mailing out 80,000 letters asking for people to actively protest AGAINST marriage equality, using this notion as their back up -""We have asked Catholics to seriously reflect and pray about the ramifications for current and future generations of legislation which completely redefines marriage," Bishop Prowse said.




    http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/bre...-1226314173789

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    I better say yes or my wife might have something to say about it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by FiveInTheBed View Post
    Do you know what is really disappointing??

    That 6 catholic bishops are mailing out 80,000 letters asking for people to actively protest AGAINST marriage equality, using this notion as their back up -""We have asked Catholics to seriously reflect and pray about the ramifications for current and future generations of legislation which completely redefines marriage," Bishop Prowse said.




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    That's really revolting.

    As it happens, I have made my own submissions to the senate inquiry in the last week, in support of same sex marriage....apparently a lot of people did

    Hopefully most recipients of those discriminatory letters ignored them

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    Yes! but then i am biased and love any excuse to get dressed up!

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    Very much for it. I'm not gay, but if DD is later in life I want her to have all the opportunities everyone else has.

    How can loving each other be wrong? I was going to get DD christened but when the church started being horrible about equal marriage I didn't want DD to have anything to do with them.

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    Big fat YES from me!

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    For it 100% they don't choose to b gay and deserve the exact same rights! With divorce rates so high, who r heterosexuals to dictate who can and can't commit to
    Marriage

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    Yes. Why shouldn't my Dad, brother, aunts and cousins have the same rights as me?

    Marriage should be about love, not laws or religion or procreation.

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    I was just reading the book raising Boys and interestingly all of us start out as female. Ftr I don't think being gay is wrong at all but was thinking maybe it's something that doesn't develop the same as others??


 

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