And it has come to pass: By a five to four vote, the Supreme Court of The United States has ruled that marriage between same-sex couples are as valid, under the Constitution, as what has been called traditional marriage. Let the celebrations begin. There is both jubilation and gnashing of teeth to he heard throughout the land. As I have said earlier, I wish there had been a decision that was not quite so close, but I will take the victory as it stands.
We must, however, realize that it is not totally over. Hatred will only be emboldened., afresh.