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Pansexual; not in love with pans.

by BatGale on June 26, 2014   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

If I had a dime for every time someone asked me if my being pansexual meant that I was in love with pans, I would probably only have a dollar. But that's not the point. Ten times with the same unoriginal and slightly offensive jab at my sexuality is a little unnerving.


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