He was that typical little boy who gets excited by trains, thinks mud is an accessory and wrestles with anyone who is willing or half-asleep. But I am hoping to be surprised. My husband, a go-with-the-flow, laid-back guy who never seems to get rattled, was just as low-key as his son. Sorry we could not verify that email address. An error has occurred while trying to update your details.
So sorry to see you go!
My gay son and lesbian daughter : parents' experiences of their children's 'coming out'
They were nine years old! It was like someone had kicked the party into high gear: After some soul-searching and many late-night talks with my husband, we decided to first tell the parents of his closest friends so they could be ready to answer any questions. Fourth grade was wrapping up, and I knew there had been some boy- and girl-crush talk at school: In a flood of words, he told me he wanted to tell his friends that he was gay—it felt like he was keeping a secret from them, and when he thought about it too much, it made him feel sick.
My husband, a go-with-the-flow, laid-back guy who never seems to get rattled, was just as low-key as his son. Create a new password. It seemed like a small way to protect him, the least we could do. But then one night before bed, as I was washing the dishes, he silently appeared beside me. Could he really know at this age? Sorry we could not verify that email address.