It could be you have a fantastic family, but it was still a bit of a process for them to come to terms with you coming out.
Even if they seem far along on their journey of embracing you, introducing them to your partner can sometimes feel like two steps back.
Awkward conversation, long silences and faked smiles aren’t how you’d have liked it to go down, that’s for sure.
But including your family in your life is the best way to show them what a loving gay relationship looks like up close, and letting them get the opportunity to know more of the real you is a blessing that they’ll soon realize. We hope.
Below, guys share their feelings surrounding this important step on Whisper: