From Elaine Bishop
Sir, - A lesbian couple were indignant when told by a Church
of England priest the strange fact that "no child could have two
mothers" (News, 6 September).
And a clever archdeacon has found a solution, so that all shall
So now we have the words "family", "marriage", "mother", and
"father" all emasculated, as each becomes a matrix into whichcan be
droppedany meaningthat suits a Godless state and a large part of a
foolish national Church. Has no one pondered the consequences?
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