We live in a world where [CELEBRITY REDACTED] and her girlfriend could scissor on the White House lawn and the headlines would read “CELEB REDACTED And Live-In Gal Pal Enjoy Friendly Game Of Rock Paper Scissors”; you know in your own heart that someday The Secret Diaries of Anne Lister will be remade and heterosexualized. I’m calling it now.
The Secret Diaries Of Anne Lister
“Arranging & putting away my last year’s letters. Looked over and burnt several very old ones from indifferent people…I burnt Mr. Montagu’s farewell verses that no trace of any man’s admiration may remain. It is not meet for me. I love, and only love, the fairer sex and am thus beloved by them in turn, as good friends. My heart revolts from any other love than theirs, pal-wise. I love men, and maleness, and whatnot.”
“Could not sleep last night. Dozing, hot and disturbed…a violent longing for a female companion came over me, because sometimes a lady just needs her girlfriends, am I right? Never remember feeling it so painfully before…It was absolute pain to me. Heterosexuality is great, sex-wise for me.”...Read More