Lhomond notes that the proportion of adolescents attracted to their own sex who have homosexual friends increases sharply at time of first genital experience Lagrange and Lhomond, As a man, becoming a florist proves that you really want to be a florist, because for a man it is less obvious, it is very unusual.
These surveys show that a large part of the American population is still ambivalent or opposed to including same-sex couples under the definition of family, because this would threaten the heterosexual family and traditional sexuality and gender norms.
Being a homosexual is not an obstacle to being an acceptable parent. As regards same-sex parent families, those in which the children were born of surrogacy to a gay household are those that are the most different from the traditional model of family.
Averett, P. Tahon, M. Not all gay fathers wish to completely break away from the model of maternal predominance. Recherches sociologiques et anthropologiques.