A Twitter user shared two photos, side-by-side in glow-up style. The first pic shows Caitlin Crowley as a high school freshman with her date — a boy — for the homecoming dance. The second is a shot of Crowley with her girlfriend at a senior year homecoming dance.
The feedback may have helped someone else struggling to accept who they are.
Hearing the stories of complete strangers and their own coming out fears really hit me hard, because when I was first coming to terms with my sexuality I didn't know a single lesbian. To anyone who's still in the closet: take your time, you are not alone, and you are valid!