Sandra Sowder and Marcia Sutton
Sandra Sowder (left) and Marcia Sutton (right) met in a small town outside of Huntsville, Alabama.
Over time, they fell in love. When they made their relationship public, their worlds turned upside down.
The couple sat down together at StoryCorps to talk about what happened next.
Originally aired September 21, 2014, on NPR’s Weekend Edition Sunday.