A Conversation for Descriptors for Sexual Minorities
Roundley The Terminator Started conversation May 25, 2001
I understand that in late 1800's early 1900's the 'code word' for gay men was Earnest--He's an earnest young man. Hence the title of Oscar Wilde's excellent play: The Importance of Being Earnest.
Furthermore, the nickname for one's paramour was Cecile, also refered to in Wilde's Play.
Fragilis - h2g2 Cured My Tabular Obsession Posted May 27, 2001
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