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When You Were Coming Out, What Made You Feel Better?

*blasts Born This Way*

In a perfect world, coming out would look something like this:

JK — in a perfect world, coming out wouldn't even be a thing because heteronormativity wouldn't exist.

But we don't live in a perfect world, so a person's coming out experience can range anywhere from delicate to dangerous.

That's why we want to know: What helped you get through your coming out process?

Maybe a song empowered you?

Or a movie made you feel less alone?

Did a trusted friend say something that made all the difference?

Tell us what helped you during your process for a chance to be featured in a BuzzFeed Community post (or video)!