Anja I'm in the middle of it right now and it truly is, like you said, spectaculair. The fic has made me cry already. And like the other commenter I feel so sad reading the author biography on this website and reading he's gone and probably self-induced too... But I'll try to forget that and enjoy what he's given us. There were/are plans to make this story into a movie or tv-series by the way; that would be awesome!
George Strikes me the real-word problems were worse than in the real world. I mean, you needn't tell a gay guy like me that discrimination exists. But here it was even farther over the top than it's been in this country in modern times.
Ashley Hermann You 3 talked me into buying & reading it. I found it on the for sale shelf at library.