Bridgette B - Mom And Son Taboo pt1 & 2
she neither anticipated the fact that sammy originally fostered a crush on her galpal upon meeting her, but sam's situation was a bit different, as he gradually trained himself out of it, treating bridgette as nothing beyond another good friend.
"well...how do you think bridgette would feel...if she was in love with a girl...and couldn't get married?"
she'd also broken the news to lauren about bridgette's gay marriage vote. logically, lauren was saddened to hear, but em hastened to add that bridge hadn't done so of her own free belief. she was a hardcore christian, and raised bridgette not far behind. em went on to explain that bridgette was passive—that while she didn't live and die on the approval of others, it mattered to her nonetheless. that she was under the roof of her parents—including her mother—and needed to maintain a modicum of approval with her. but just hanging out together with their buddies, bridgette was "free" to be just as liberal as they. while this made lauren feel a little better, she still felt sorry for bridgette's home situation, being an adult and a woman of 23 and yet stuck under her mom's adamant christian thumb.