Tissue, please: 86-year-old gay man celebrates Pride for first time

Tissue, please: 86-year-old gay man celebrates Pride for first time

Pride season is upon us, and with it come the sobs.

This season’s earliest nomination for “Best Video That Makes Me Weep” goes to 86-year-old Martin, who recently attended his very first gay Pride. Martin was 85 when he finally came out to his family and friends.

“I regret being such a sissy — so nervous, so bloody shy,” Martin says in the inspirational video produced for 5 Gum.

You can feel all the feelings by watching Martin’s story below:

Martin, you’re a gift.

Read more: https://mashable.com/2018/05/21/86-gay-man-first-pride/