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That’s what I have to say to my straight friends is like “you’re asking me to come celebrate your union, your wedding, after you’ve been together a year.And I can’t celebrate with my partner, and we’ve been together four, and you expect me to be OK with that? What do you think of Pride, of what it’s become and of the idea advanced by some, especially younger gay and lesbian people, this “post-gay” idea that maybe we should move beyond that kind of thing? A., and I was talking about this with my girlfriend, about how our friends were split.So marriage isn’t even something I really thought about until a few years ago, and Prop 8.Even as a gay person, for a long time not much of my life was consumed by this.There’s not a lot of big trashy guitars or anything.But I’m excited, God, we’ve been doing it for so long, we’re so old. I just feel like, how do you tour for two years, doing what you’ve already done? I guess so, but you know as far back as 2003 it’s seemed normal in Canada, when the courts approved it and most of the provinces.Tegan Quin was interviewed for, and is quoted in, the article "The Rainbow Connection: Gay and Lesbian Artists on Marriage and More," which is in our Protest Issue. This is the full transcript of that interview, mainly quotes that didn't make it into the print issue. So we kind of have to have two lives, because she needs to work there.
But the first year that we were gay, she came to Vancouver and we went to the Pride parade.And then those people turn around and say, “well, we’ve got to protect marriage.”Oh my God, it’s like you’ve been eavesdropping on my life for the past month. And I absolutely do feel like there is now this pressure on gay people where we too now have to get married or else our relationships aren’t as significant or relevant.People say it to me all the time, gay and straight, “when are you gonna take it to the next level?Still, twins are twins, and 3,000 miles can’t change the fact that Tegan and Sara’s similari with Tegan Quin, who divides her time between L. and Vancouver: even though her Canadian home base would allow her to marry her longtime girlfriend, the couple has chosen not to, as a matter of principle.
We even got a bit of scoop on Tegan and Sara’s seventh studio album, due in January. A.] and I live in Vancouver as well, since my girlfriend lives there.
And my mom, who I think was initially a little shocked when Sara and I came out because, although I think she knew, she was scared.