Sometimes justice is served. Sometimes things go right. Sometimes it seems we wait forever to get what we should have had all along. Freedom to marry the person you love is a human right.
I’m naively surprised the decision was 5-4. The same way I’m surprised by how many people still fight to display the confederate flag. I’m saddened that there are so many people who want to keep the Constitution the way it was written, forgetting, or maybe remembering, that when the Constitution was written there was slavery and women couldn’t vote. I don’t want to go back to those days.
We, as a country of individuals from all walks of life, need to learn to love and respect, and perhaps embrace our differences.
I’m especially pleased that the SCOTUS made this landmark decision on the anniversary of the day I met the love of my life!
Next, how about the Supreme Court rules that every adoptee has the right to their original birth certificate.