And he looked through his glasses and down his long nose at me and said, we don't carry those kind of books. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. And 35 years later, that's what happened. Good wait-staff and happy customers made for a pleasant morning. Also, I've been doing this for 35 years. Early next year, Washington, D.
When we set out to establish Lambda Rising init was intended as a demonstration of the demand for gay and lesbian literature.
NPR transcripts are created on a rush deadline by Verb8tm, Inc. Lambda Rising opened in And so, that fact has kind of resulted in stores like Lambda Rising kind of fading out, going away. We couldn't have given the same kind of service and attention that we've been used to giving over 35 years. It was my pleasure.
And I didn't want us to get to that point. Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. But just as the city's mayor signed the bill to make same-sex marriages legal, one of Washington's oldest gay landmarks announced it's shutting down. We had people that wanted to buy the business and continue to run it, but they were mostly investors. And amazingly enough, after 32 years, he said yes again, too. There were porn books that were gay literature, and that was it. And I think 35 years is long enough for any one person to do one thing.