Silver Lining (2020)
Summary: A 100 words about affirmation, sort of.
Warnings: This contains references to homophobia and transphobia
I should have seen it coming. Anticipated that it was about to happen, not literally visualised the fist flying at my face. I didn’t miss that bit at all.
When the bigot confronted me and Bryan as we walked out of the store holding hands, I guess I should have said nothing?
When he’d grunted something about “Disgusting. Two men shouldn’t blah blah.”
I’d smiled and replied, “I was born with a vagina if that makes you feel any better about it?”
So I should have seen it coming.
Was it worth it? Well, he wouldn’t have hit a girl.