Tuesday September 22, 2020

Same-sex, different day

In which I get a child’s-eye view on same-sex marriage

9th May, 2015
The five-year-old wants to know why a woman can’t marry a woman, if she wants to. Picture: Photocall

One would like to marry her best friend. Whom failing, me. Whom failing, her sister or her brother or her dad. But ideally, her best friend. “Can I marry her?”

I tell her: no.

“Why not?”

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