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ITS OKAY by Mirrei ITS OKAY by Mirrei
Anyone who lives in the US knows that at the moment, the internet is brimming with anti Obama and anti Romney commercials and ads. I seriously can't go on a site without seeing something either bashing one of the political people or promoting them.
But this picture isn't about that. This picture is about something else. A concern that does not directly affect me. As most of us know, same-sex marriage is something that is illegal in the majority of the USA. Which is outrageous. Love is love. True, I was raised in a family taught that it's okay if a boy loves a boy or a girl loves a girl. But when I was younger, I found it to be strange. I was okay with it--as long as one of those people wasn't going to interact too much with me. To me, they were different people. I have greatly changed my views on this. People who are gay, lesbian, pan, bi, a-sexual, straight, transgender--anything. IT'S OKAY. It's not a decision, and even if it is, isn't it a free country? Should we dictate what is or isn't okay? Do we have a right to control love?
The other day, I saw an ad promoting Mitt Romney, saying something like "Marriage should stay pure. Obama won't save America's standing."
That is ridiculous. Ridiculous.
I can't imagine the world saying because I love a boy, and want to get married to him, and raise a family, I'm tainting my nation. Because that's always been "right." A girl and a guy. But why can't two guys be okay too? Or two girls? Even if it hasn't always been that way, whose to say we can't change it so it can?
It's okay. People need to know this. People need to believe this, and agree with this. It's okay if two guys makeout, or two girls hold hands as more than friends. Love is love.

I am a straight girl supporting LGBTQIA rights, because it's okay.


Love is truly blind. Love doesn't see sex, race, origin, religion, OR views. Love sees chemicals that matches what the other person lacks. Love fills holes that are otherwise empty, and that can't be filled by material things. ~xNe-Rdx

Sorry about not uploading stuff... I've been busy with summer work and also, I was trying to make a picture on paint tool sai. I spent about 3 hours on it and was almost done but forgot to save it, and it was lost and I got all depressed and stuff. ;_;
PS
This was super fast and super sketchy... So, uhm, not the best of my work. >.< Also, it looks all bloody and creepy... i don't know why it turned out that way...Maybe it's because these two men's love can't be? Yeah, uhm, Disregard the blood-like drips if that sends a wrong message.
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ArsenicDiscord Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2012
Ive returned to this pic because i recently discovered I'm Ambisexual(not Bisexual, check on wikipedia), and the best thing is that i totally agreed with you even when i was totally straight, but now...
It's like i can really appreciate your support, right know, and, if I didn't already told you:
Thank You. Thank you for understanding us. ♥
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Panda-child Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2012  Student General Artist
im bi and me and my girlfriend has been worrying about this since we heard romney saying that. we were scared for our future because of that retched romney. im just scared. im just pissed. why does religion gotta get into the politics? why does politics gotta get into my love? its just too sad to see the future of romney
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2012
I completely agree. I hope you and your girlfriend stay strong no matter who is elected though. The government has no control over your love ♥
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Panda-child Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2012  Student General Artist
we'll move to canada if that ever happens
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RaInBoWbOwDrAgOnLoRd Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
this is radical :D (coughcoughhawtcoughcough)
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2012
hahahahahahahahahahahaah

i get ya

thank you!!
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RaInBoWbOwDrAgOnLoRd Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
H33h33 Your welcome ^_^
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lilbro123 Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012  Student Artist
*Clap, clap*
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Bluejotain Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2012
The picture is real nice!
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:iconmirrei:
Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2012
Thank you!
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milkyway8 Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2012
OMG *nose bleed* :D
cool :meow:
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2012
>.<
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ArsenicDiscord Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2012
woooooooooow
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2012
^-^
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DavidSd027 Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
cool
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2012
Thanks! ♥
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DavidSd027 Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
your welcome
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inlovewithyourshadow Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012   Artist
beautiful picture... And words :-)
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012
Oh, thank you so much! <3
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inlovewithyourshadow Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012   Artist
=D
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quirso Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
i totally agree with you :) and it's so uplifting when straight person supports LGBTQ, it means that he or she really cares and accepts them :heart:
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012
>.< Thank you!!
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KylerTheMighty Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Student Digital Artist
U_U Totally agree. I'm part of a Gay Straight Alliance club at my school, and even though I am straight, I completely agree with LGBTQ rights. There is no reason why one group of people should not have the same rights as another!
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012
Definitely! Thank you!
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jbrenthill Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Beautiful pic!
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012
Thank you!
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xNe-Rdx Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I totally agree. I was raised in a house where my dad was hell-bent on hating "gays" and my mother didn't care. But they never bit each other's heads off(as far as I know, anyway). This country(USA) has more important problems to protest.

Love is truly blind. Love doesn't see sex, race, origin, religion, OR views. Love sees chemicals that matches what the other person lacks. Love fills holes that are otherwise empty, and that can't be filled by material things.
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012
I love your comment. It's great, and I really agree. Is it okay If I add that to my description, quoting you?
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xNe-Rdx Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
And by "heck no!!" I meant I don't mind lol I'm sorry xB
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012
Oh, I understood, thanks!
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xNe-Rdx Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
You're so welcome!!
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xNe-Rdx Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Heck no!! You go right ahead! I was actually about to post it on my Facebook ;D
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Mirrei Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012
Yay, thank you!
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