A week ago today the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) ruled on marriage equality.
The Constitution grants … (all) equal dignity in the eyes of the law. It is so ordered.
In light of the great news, my Facebook post read: Love is love. Marriage equality for all! As it should be.
Some people are against gay marriage. For reasons of religion, morals, procreation, etc.
Here’s the deal: Marriage is about two consenting adults making a commitment.
Merriam-Webster defines marriage as: a (1): the state of being united to a person of the opposite sex as husband or wife in a consensual and contractual relationship recognized by law (2): the state of being united to a person of the same sex in a relationship like that of a traditional marriage.
Marriage is a consensual and contractual relationship recognized by law, not by religion or the bible. And actually, there is nothing in there stating love.
Though I personally think love is an important factor when you get married. But it is not required to be legal.
But people get married for a variety of reasons. And their reasons are none of my business even if I disagree.
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