‘It’s hard to endure’

Washington Blade
September 12, 2008
One year after Maryland’s high court upheld a law banning gay and lesbian couples' marriages, gay couples remain angry, yet many are confident that their dream is within reach. Lisa Polyak, who lives in Baltimore with her partner, Gita Deane, and their two children, said she still feels the sting of the court ruling 12 months later. “I think it’s fair to say we’re still extremely saddened by the court’s action, and I don’t think it’s the kind of thing that will leave us for a long time since it continues to wound our ability to take care of our family,” she said. [Link]