They walked down the lane, they got stares from the crowd

They were not the usual couple, There was something different about them.

Some looked at them in disgust, some in amusement and some in awe.

They didn’t care about the looks though, they knew they were in love.

As they walked away from the city hall, for the first time as a married couple,

He wore the short dress he wanted to wear forever and she took on the shirt and the jeans with ease.

A new life was starting for them, one that was free of the shackles of embarrassment from gender and from society.