Love is truly patient for Jeff and Dimitrius Mitchell. The Hamtramck couple created the perfect moment to say 'I do' simply by taking their time. "We met the way a lot of people seem to be meeting lately: online," said Jeff. "We talked on the phone for about four to five weeks. You could tell there was a connection. There were so many things we shared in common." When they were ready to meet in person, Jeff invited Dimitrius over to his house for a homemade spaghetti dinner. The soon-to-be couple watched movies and drank wine. Jeff [...]
Deb and Ann Cox met 25 years ago and have been a committed couple for almost as long. But it wasn't until they decided to get legally married in 2015 that Ann finally told her family she's a lesbian. "My sister said, 'It's about time -- I've been waiting for you to call and tell me this,'" says Ann, who is 70 years old. "When my brother came to our wedding he said, 'I love you, bud. I don't care what you do.'" Deb, who is 63 years old, wasn't really out to her family, either. "We thought [...]
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