"Why did queers have to ruin the rainbow for the rest of us?"
I'll tell you why.
Because rainbows appear after a rainstorm, after the darkness and fear and the anger of a thunderstorm. They come out with the sun, shining colors. They make you smile when you see them.
Well, we queers "ruined" the rainbow for you, because we need more reason to believe that the storm will pass.
We "ruined" the rainbow because we want to see the sun, we want to get past the storm, even though we're dancing in the rain, we can't dance forever.
We "ruined" those colors for you because we need the hope that there will be a day after the long, hard night, a lot more than you do.
As a community we are hated, shunned, abused and stomped on. People see us as disgusting, wrong, sinful or