Like many Mormons in California, Michael and his wife, Kate, are asked to support Proposition 8. Michael has no problem with this request—same-sex marriage makes no sense to him. But after Proposition 8 prevails at the ballot box, same-sex marriage activists explode in anger. They target the list of Proposition 8 donors and ramp up their campaign to demonize all opposition, leaving Michael and Kate to suffer the consequences.
“What did they think would happen after they labeled us as bigots? How did they expect others to treat us?”
Included in the short story collection "The Wrong Sort of Stories"