When one lesbian woman’s homophobic parents refused to attend her wedding, something incredible happened – her boss stepped in to play her father’s role in the ceremony. 
Why we should all try to give sober dating a go once in our miserable lives
Jennifer’s parents had always disapproved of her relationship with her girlfriend of 11 years, Sam, to the point where her father would even tell Sam to ‘get lost’ whenever he saw her.
For a while, Jennifer attempted to date men just to please her father and to keep the peace – even taking things as far as thinking about having a fake marriage, but ultimately, she knew she had to be true to herself.
She knew her father wouldn’t like it, but she couldn’t live a lie.
She came out to her boss and colleagues, who were all ‘very supportive’, but her father wouldn’t accept it.
It was the final straw …