+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 20 12311 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 191
  1. #1
    rainbow road's Avatar
    rainbow road is offline look at the stars, look how they shine for you
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    in a glass case of emotion
    Posts
    12,468
    Thanks
    1,200
    Thanked
    8,239
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts

    Default When did you choose to be straight?

    As above.

    How old were you? What made you choose heterosexuality? Why didn't you consider being gay instead?















    See how ridiculous this notion is?

  2. The Following 23 Users Say Thank You to rainbow road For This Useful Post:

    ABigDeepBreath  (26-03-2012),Alphabetsoup  (26-03-2012),Atlantic Puffin  (26-03-2012),Buttoneska  (26-03-2012),CakeyLoaf  (26-03-2012),CazHazKidz  (26-03-2012),Crazyfamily  (26-03-2012),Gandalf  (26-03-2012),greeneyes81  (26-03-2012),HouseOfFun  (26-03-2012),jacobsmamma  (26-03-2012),Lillynix  (26-03-2012),Lillystar  (31-03-2012),Little-Pink-Hen  (27-03-2012),MsTruth  (26-03-2012),MuminMind  (26-03-2012),notquitesupermum  (26-03-2012),Qwerty  (26-03-2012),shelle65  (26-03-2012),sjay  (26-03-2012),tatia&shura  (26-03-2012),Witwicky  (26-03-2012),Yep  (26-03-2012)

  3. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Brisbane
    Posts
    12,222
    Thanks
    457
    Thanked
    533
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    yeah sounds silly when you put it like that hey haha guess I never chose as such I was just attracted to males not females

  4. #3
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    5,683
    Thanks
    1,684
    Thanked
    2,469
    Reviews
    6
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    I have never asked anyone this question. If someone is gay I don't wonder why or whether they 'chose' it or assume they had some sort of personal struggle over it. It's just them, just like having brown hair or being good at the guitar. A person is a person, I don't get too hung up on the details.

  5. The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to Cue For This Useful Post:

    Disney Baby  (26-03-2012),laurea  (26-03-2012),LillyPonds  (26-03-2012),Lock and Lu  (26-03-2012),sjay  (26-03-2012)

  6. #4
    Eko's Avatar
    Eko is offline Acrobatic Dominatrix.
    Winner 2012 - Most Politically Correct Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Posts
    2,837
    Thanks
    1,083
    Thanked
    1,427
    Reviews
    9
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Cue View Post
    I have never asked anyone this question. If someone is gay I don't wonder why or whether they 'chose' it or assume they had some sort of personal struggle over it. It's just them, just like having brown hair or being good at the guitar. A person is a person, I don't get too hung up on the details.
    Exactly this. Just because some people think that way, doesn't mean everyone does .

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to Eko For This Useful Post:

    laurea  (26-03-2012)

  8. #5
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    206
    Thanks
    46
    Thanked
    24
    Reviews
    0
    I have always felt that attraction comes from within us and is not goverened by our own decissions. I am attracted to both men and women and dated a few women when I was younger but it just so happened that the person I wanted to settle down with was a man.
    I fully support gay marriage and think the law needs to be passed but I also think it is great that society and technology have come so far that it is now possible for gay and lesbian couples to have children... something that (without sex outside your relationship) not to long ago was out of reach. I am lucky to live in a world that if I had fallen in love with a woman I would not have been giving up the chance to have children to be with her.

  9. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to notquitesupermum For This Useful Post:

    GothChick  (26-03-2012),heartjb  (26-03-2012),laurea  (26-03-2012),rainbow road  (26-03-2012)

  10. #6
    Guest Guest
    There is never a point where the choice is made, I developed certain feelings for certain people and that's just how the pendulum swung.

  11. #7
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    703
    Thanks
    358
    Thanked
    285
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Nice one, OP!

  12. #8
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    19,600
    Thanks
    3,256
    Thanked
    4,044
    Reviews
    8
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    I gave it some thought. My best friend from primary school and early highschool liked girls so I was curious I guess about my feelings about boys.

    But I didnt choose. Nor did she. But I guess I gave my sexuality some thought rather than just assuming im straight.

    Though one time she asked me to describe 'my perfect woman' and I tried to imagine what I would look for in a girl and when I got to the end of my description my friend said 'rach, you just reinvented a man' lol. Fail. So no. My sexuality was totally involuntary - I like men. Even in 'what if?' land.

    Sent from my X10i using BubHub

  13. #9
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Brisbane, QLD
    Posts
    12,994
    Thanks
    1,125
    Thanked
    1,962
    Reviews
    6
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Leonardo DiCaprio sealed the deal for me.

  14. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to elleandsam For This Useful Post:

    Kadorite  (26-03-2012),lambjam  (26-03-2012)

  15. #10
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Posts
    8,794
    Thanks
    3,395
    Thanked
    3,081
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    I'm not straight. Or gay. Sort of in No Man's Land. Lol.

  16. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to share a book For This Useful Post:

    laurea  (26-03-2012),River Song  (26-03-2012)


 

Similar Threads

  1. Diet straight after birth?
    By TheMadHatter in forum Weightloss & Fitness Challenges
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-03-2012, 20:22
  2. TTC straight away - some questions
    By Zoo Baby in forum Pregnancy Loss Support
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-01-2012, 22:18

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Sarah Tooke Childbirth & Parenting EducationProviding private, personalised antenatal childbirth & parenting education to expectant parents in the comfort of their ...
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›