Bittersweet, elegant, surprising and moving stories from gay, lesbian and straight authors. They explore the tensions which exist within individuals who know who they are, but who live in a culture which expects them to conform to other identities.
And you must imagine how all the time those other two were closing in. It was like a medieval siege...The difference was that the besieged didn't notice what they were at - at any rate the girl didn't, I don't know about him. I longed to warn her, but what could I have said that wouldn't have shocked or angered her? I believe the two of them would have changed their floor if that would have helped... they probably discussed the move together and decided it was too overt.