Sponsor Essay

Why Gay Marriage is Important to Me

Andrew - Farmington, Missouri
Entered on April 6, 2009

Heather and I were married in 1996 in Stillwater, Minnesota. At that time, we had just moved to South Carolina. And at that time, in South Carolina, interracial marriage was illegal. Our marriage, our family, was considered an abomination, a threat to real marriage, and…