On the cusp of Valentine’s Day, love is certainly in the air! However, love is not limited to the old fashioned traditional ideas of what a couple is, and it is incredible to think of the strides that have been made on soap operas over the years, as it relates to same-sex unions. As love always wins in the end, below is a list of the top five same-sex soap opera couples that have made an incredible impact over the years.
5. Lucas Jones and Brad Cooper – General Hospital
This couple enters number five on the list for breaking ground within the world of same-sex couples and daytime, with their relationship stemming from a same-sex love triangle. While Lucas Jones ended up choosing Brad Cooper in the long run, he initially had Brad, as well as Felix DuBois fighting for his attention. The storyline provided some much needed exposure when it came to same-sex couples, and shed light on the ever-evolving love story between Lucas and Brad.