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Straightening out marriages II

It is a ridiculous argument to say that gay marriage should be banned because it would mean that children would not be raised in households where a father and mother are both present (” Federalizing marriage ,” Letters, June 7 and

How often is a marriage between a man and a woman “successful” today, anyway• What is our divorce rate?

It is easy to point fingers at something that may be uncomfortable for us to consider, but it is much less easy for us to fix the problem with ourselves. If banning gay marriage because it would mean children don’t have both a mother and a father is truly your argument, you’d better make sure you come from the perfect family.

Melanie O. PaulickMt. Lebanon

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