Moving Story From NYC's Pride Weekend Shows There's Hope For The Future


Love is stronger than hate, and here is proof.

Yesterday, Nick Cearley, an actor currently portraying Puck in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in New York City, posted a story to Facebook about a touching moment he encountered while walking home with his husband, Eric.

The two live in a dangerous part of New York: In the past week alone, more than three people were shot and killed on their block.

But last night, Cearley recalls, he and Eric decided to hold hands while walking home — for the first time since they moved to the neighborhood.

The response, he said, was unexpectedly wonderful. Cearley wrote,

The actor told Elite Daily,

Stronger, indeed.