“I was really nervous. I went with my friend Tanya. And I saw a guy. And he had short blond hair. He had like frosted tips. And I remember he seemed so old to me. He was like old enough to be my granddad or something.
Probably younger than I am now,” adds Longman, 35, in hindsight. “Anyway, we had a little kiss and our teeth scraped together. That’s the main thing I remember from that experience!”
– ABC news correspondent James Longman discussing his first gay smooch when he was 18.