For Rick, Tom, and Charlie with Love and Gratitude
There is a far country, somewherebeyond the stars.
These are stories of Total Acceptance. I know that the lives of most homosexuals are full of agony and ecstacy .... More agony than ecstacy. Let others write of that. I am not a defeatist. When sun dials were in fashion they bore an inscription: "I record only sunny hours." Doctor Adams in a record article appearing in VECTOR, said my books were not popular with the general public because I do not write about the sin and shame of being homosexual. Why should I, since I regard my sexual prefernce neither sinful nor shameful? So I record only the sunny hours. You are invited to take a sun bath in A Far Country. -- James H. Ramp [from the back cover]
'Likewise--I'm sure, now!' Dave confessed. 'Jonathan, here's your David ...'