The fact that media outlets immediately jump to the conclusion that he’s gay not only contributes to the issue of LGBTQ erasure, it also misrepresents what Tom Daley said, which was exactly what he wanted to avoid by making the YouTube video in the first place.
So get your facts straight everyone. Tom made an incredibly courageous decision in coming out and he deserves our support and respect.
Sherlock: You know, I-I’d quite like to go with you next time. To the cemetery. Obviously, the mistake that you made, it, uh… changed the course of your life. The man seems to have left quite an impression, as well.
Spoiler warning here!! This is so important because Giles’ reaction to this is what really solidifies him as not just a friend, but an actual father figure to her. He’s not just an authority in her life anymore, he’s someone who genuinely loves her and supports her even when her actions lead to trouble. Angel losing his soul leads to Ms Calender’s death and Giles being tortured, but he never blames Buffy because he understands she’s a victim too and all the shit that happens is and can only be Angel’s fault.
Favourite Movies of All Times - A List » Never Let Me Go “I keep thinking about this river somewhere, with the water moving really fast. And these two people in the water, trying to hold onto each other, holding on as hard as they can, but in the end it’s just too much. The current’s too strong. They’ve got to let go, drift apart. That’s how it is with us. It’s a shame, Kath, because we’ve loved each other all our lives. ”