This tweet about why being gay is “exhausting” has gone viral for all the right reasons

This just in: Louis Staples is exhausted.

On New Year’s Day, Staples, a London-based writer and editor who covers LGBTQ issues, tweeted about the constant burnout he feels from being gay:

The tweet got everyone talking. So far, it has received over 8,800 likes and 2,200 retweets. And, of course, plenty of sassy responses: