Jay Fischer came out as gay to his parents back in the 1980s. Decades later, Jay came to StoryCorps with his 90-year-old mother, Rita Fischer, to talk about that conversation.

Warning: This clip features senior citizens dropping ‘f-bombs.’

Rita Fischer has walked in New York’s AIDS Walk since 1986. She has raised more than $800,000 in that time.

Originally aired July 30, 2014, on NPR’s Tell Me More.