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Interestingly, on Friday the Daily Beast posted a wonderful commentary by Samantha Allen about the double standard in the way May to December relationships are covered in the media and in the general consciousness entitled Freaking Out about Age Gaps in Gay Relationships is Homophobic. Filed under: Commentary, In the News | Tagged: age difference, age disparate, age gap, couple, gay, gay marriage, glbt, intergenerational, LGBT, link, media, partnership, queer, relationship, stephen fry | Leave a comment » Today we have the third part in a guest commentary by Robert Riley.
It is well argued reflection on and refutation of the tropes and stereotypes found in discussion of gay men in age different relationships. Written in the form of an open letter to the parents of his significant other, it asks those parents to examine not only the fears they have but also the potential good of their son having an older partner.
You’re here, so I’m thinking that maybe, just maybe you’ve decided to have an open mind, perhaps for only a bit, but that bit might be all that’s needed for you to break through the wall you’re operating behind and see something special. Nobody is going to question that your son is less mature than someone who is thirty years older than he is.
At the following links you can find So, now you’ve had a little time to get used to the idea…
Fry brings intelligence and humor to the all of his projects.
Though I’ve known Fry was gay I didn’t know much about his personal life.
Of course, for those of us who’ve been in age different relationships this is not surprising, but it certainly is disheartening.
I empathize with both men for what amounts to public harassment.
Over the past few years I’ve become a fan of the British actor and writer Stephen Fry.