Twitter user @paleveil posted this amazing text exchange between her little brother and his best friend.
She told BuzzFeed News she didn't include his name for privacy reasons, but she did ask his permission before tweeting it.
She also said that he's been pretty shocked by the reactions online. As of Thursday, the screenshots of his coming out have been retweeted almost 30,000 times.
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