Monday, June 16, 2008

Congratulations (again), Del and Phyllis


Loving, brave women. Congratulations and blessings to you, Phyllis and Del.

"Again," because we remember 2004, when you were also the first:

And because, as the news story reminds us,

Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin fell in love at a time when lesbians risked being arrested, fired from their jobs and sent to electroshock treatment. Read on.

2 comments:

pj said...

In the third picture down, the woman in black, on the left? I looked at her and instantly welled up. It was a Total-mammalian-facial-expression reaction, I tell you.

Congratulations Del and Phyllis!

Phyllis is a cool name, don't you think? ;)

Grandmère Mimi said...

Lovely pictures, Jane. What beautiful women.