“A friend of mine found this old photograph in a shoe box in his Grandmother’s attic. On the back was written… Aunty Mary and her “friend” Ruth, 1910. I wonder if those quotation marks imply what I think they do, by the look on their faces, I would say they do”
Victorian romance: A couple from the 1890s gazes into each others' eyes
Pioneer lesbian activist sues federal government over late wife’s estate taxes. 81-year-old Edith Windsor, with partner Thea Spyer in a vintage still from the documentary “A Very Long Engagement”, wants the $350,000 she paid reimbursed since the government did not recognize their 41-year partnership or their 2007 marriage in Canada.