Homecoming: Our True Voice Is A Chorus

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A photo of the homecoming kiss between Sgt. Brandon Morgan and his partner Dalan Wells has gone viral since it was posted on a Gay Marines Facebook page, with almost 41,000 'likes' at last count. In an eloquent, modest, moving postscript, the creator of the page pays tribute to those who have "scraped the hate off them" and fought on to create the country they long envisioned but hadn't seen till now.

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