Life With Herpes

Andrew Sullivan —  Apr 19 2012 @ 9:20am

A report from the field. The bright side:

In a world full of infinite partner choices, herpes had narrowed mine to the understanding, the open minded, the risk takers. I am now confined to partners who think my awesomeness eclipses my cellular flaw — so instead of killing my love life, herpes has weirdly deepened it.