F or Carren Strock, the revelation came when she was She had met her husband — "a terrific guy, very sweet" — at high school when she was 16, had been married to him for 25 years, had two dearly loved children, and what she describes as a "white-picket-fence existence" in New York. Then, one day, sitting opposite her best friend, she realised: "Oh my God. I'm in love with this woman.
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18 Things Lesbians Never Want to Hear - HelloGiggles
I remember overhearing a woman ask another woman this in a downtown Manhattan coffee shop when I was a little kid. I was maybe 10 years old, but I totally got what she was saying and totally agreed, silently, in my head. I was in the "Gay Straight Alliance" at that time, and we took a field trip to a liberal arts university for the event. I wasn't "out" yet, just an overzealous "ally" to my queer brothers and sisters. I had just kissed a girl for the first time and was pretty sure I was gay but didn't dare say a word to anyone about it. I just read books and watched movies about girls falling in love with each other. I mean, don't we all hear how amazing lesbian sex is all the time, whether we're straight, gay or anywhere in-between?
18 Things Lesbians Never Want to Hear
Purpose: In Boston and Outer Cape, Massachusetts, we explored the expectations of lesbians 60 years and older regarding healthy aging and community importance. Methods: Focus groups were conducted with participants after completing an anonymous demographic questionnaire. Thematic analysis was used to generate themes and identify how they varied by urban versus rural settings. Results: Group discussions focused on community, finances, housing, and healthcare.
Do you have a lesbian friend that you think may like you as more than "just friends"? If this is someone new, you may need to find out if she actually is attracted to you before assuming that she's into you. But if it's clear that she is, then consider how best to tell her that you're straight and not interested. Learn to let your lesbian friend down easy, by making your feelings known with the utmost respect and kindness.