Coming Out — an act of repetition — because the personal is still political

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TS Eliot died in 1965, four years before the birth of the modern gay liberation movement. What he might have made of being quoted on National Coming Out Day, goodness knows.

And yet his words, from the final stanza of part three of East Coker, came to me this morning — as they often do.

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Chair @SAMHtweets, Non Exec @socsecscot & runner @EdinburghAC, Views my own

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