She characterized herself as Inanna's spouse. The ability to adopt domestically or internationally children or provide a home as a foster parent is also a political and family priority for many lesbians, as is improving access to artificial insemination. Unlike heterosexual relationships that tend to divide work based on sex roles, lesbian relationships divide chores evenly between both members.
235) References a b "Lesbian". "From Accommodation to Liberation: A Social Movement Analysis of Lesbians in the Homophile Movement." Gender and Society, 8, (3). 1 From various ancient writings, historians gathered that a group of young women were left in Sappho's charge for their instruction or cultural edification.