Article Title:Dad's letter: "To me it makes no difference"
Category:True Stories
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Published on:24th May 2013 - 06:19 pm
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Story ID:13396
Text:Casey Moore (pictured)was happy for us to share his dad's letter A Kiwi dad has written to his son, telling him "I already know you are gay" and "I love you just as much now, as I did when you were born". Casey Moore has kindly shared his amazing dad's letter. Moore had written a brief email to his father wishing him a happy birthday. Hi dad, Casey here, how have you been just thought I would flick you an email for your birthday saying hi. Sorry contact between us has been poor, I have just been going through a bit of issues and I have been feeling really awkward, especially around the males of the family. Any way best wishes for you birthday! Goodnight His dad replied: Hi Son! Sorry about taking this long to reply to you. It was really nice to hear from you on my Birthday. I know you have been hesitant to tell me, but I already know you are Gay. To me it makes no difference. You are still my Casey, and I love you just as much now, as I did when you were born. We are all who we are. The main thing is that you are happy being who you are. At least you have found out your sexual identity now, rather than pretending to be someone that you are not. I have seen a photo of you and James. You both seem very happy together, and from what I have heard, he sounds a very nice person. Maybe next time you are back in Tauranga you will bring him around and introduce him to us. Both Tess and I would like that. Anyway Thanks again for being in touch. Take care of your self Lots of Love Dad staff - 24th May 2013
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