Persuasive Essay On Gay Sex

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It was a magnificent day during the warm month of April, 2014 when young, early teenage me confronted my worst fear head on with the utmost courage and pride within myself that I never knew I had. “I… am gay.” I recall saying to my mother and father, this in turn invoking a bloodcurdling silence that saw me debating whether I had made the best or worst decision of my life. Fortunately, my deeply loving parents embraced this news and reassured me they cared not for my sexuality nor my flamboyancy but for my happiness and ability to accept myself for who I am. However, not all my same-sex loving peers are greeted to the warmth and affection that I was. With the slow but steady rise in the gay population in recent years comes a truly disturbing set of unwanted problems: self-doubters who disassociate themselves from loved ones due to fear of being recognised, homophobic fools with their childish impertinence and medieval few on homosexuality and most importantly conversion therapy, which sees a bunch of beautiful souls destroyed, denying their sexual preferences due to emotional, religious and mental manipulation. I view these nonsensical methods as irrelevant, outdated and insufficient in ‘curing’ one’s sexuality and throughout I will debunk the truth behind this horrendous scheme that many believe to be a pseudoscientific practice. ‘Coming out of the closet’ a term popularised by the gay community signifies the courageousness of homosexual men and women who have now shown
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