It is not so much fun to host people when you are on your own, I find, though others may feel differently.
Both of us love going out to restaurants, and there are certain places which are particularly suited to weekend lunches.
Despite originally resisting the idea of same-sex marriage, he later said that he believed gay couples deserved the same rights as their heterosexual counterparts.
“Some gay people – I was one of them – resisted the idea. “I knew immediately that all these years something in the back of my mind had been telling me that passionate and fulfilling though my past relationships had been, they had not been comparable to the marriages of my heterosexual friends, that they were not built for permanence. I am in love with my partner and am deeply committed to him, as he is to me,” he added.
“It’s wonderful to make such a great commitment, such a great affirmation of love, in that almost innocent landscape.
That pure world.” The actor was praised for coming out in his book, Being an Actor, back in 1984, making him one of the earliest public figures do so.
Marriage in my own family had been systematically disastrous – why would I want to repeat that? “We intend to stay together until the day one of us dies.