These pictures are the best. End of story.
Because your mom should have figured it out in the first place.
"You know when you're in the closet but aren't fully in the closet like the door is open and you can see what's outside but you're stuck."
Back then: What are these strange sensations?! Now: Oh, you're just gay NBD.
The #growingupgay hashtag really gets us.
From a closeted, scared, and confused boy to an out, happy, and proud man. You've come a long way.