Thomas Jefferson wrote, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.”

I was raised in a family of five kids, went to church every Sunday, and was taught to respect and value the concept of liberty and justice for all people.

Those who are afraid of equality for all, and are threatened by the idea of gay people being able to pursue happiness, will not vote yes on Question 1. Fear and lack of empathy tend to close minds.

My family and I will vote yes on Question 1, because it is fair, equitable and the right thing to do.

Abigail Norling

Norridgewock


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.