It’s come to this.
"A woman can preach, a woman can work, a woman can fight. A woman
can build, can rule, can conquer, can destroy, just as much as a
能忍自安: a chinese 成語 (4-character proverb) meaning
“one who has patience, finds inner peace”.
Al Mualim: “You offered him a chance to salvage his dignity. Why?”
Altaïr: “No man should pass from this world without knowing some kindness.”
Al Mualim: “But he shunned your graces?”
Altaïr: “As was his right”
13 Photos From Taiwan’s First Same-Sex Buddhist Marriage
Huang Mei-yu and Yu Ya-ting wed Saturday in a traditional Buddhist ceremony. Their union still isn’t recognized by the Taiwanese government, though support for gay marriage is mounting across Asia.
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Buddhist Master Shih Chao-hwei performed the ceremony, giving the women his full support: “I am certain you will lead a life of happiness together, especially after you have overcome so much difficulty and societal discrimination,” he said. “You have blessings not only from the Buddha, but also from those whom you may or may not know who are in attendance.”