A grandfather who paved the way with pride.

StoryCorps Shorts: An Honest Life POV

Premiered October 11, 2022
StoryCorps Shorts: An Honest Life

When Jeffrey Perri was nine years old, his grandfather, Tony Perri, came out to him as gay. At StoryCorps, grandfather and grandson share memories of their respective coming out journeys and reflect on how much they mean to each other.

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