Okay, here goes nothing. It has been so stressful keeping this part of me hidden from my family. It is time to tell my mom.
Hi mom, I have to tell you something important. I'm gay.
In 2001, it was David's freshman year of college and had met great friends who had made him comfortable in his own skin. This is when he had the realization to get the idea to now come out to his family,
Before coming out to the whole family, this became a very stressful thought to have on his conscience. He had a pit in his stomach all the time, it became too much.