The film itself involves a New York City radio storyteller Gabriel Noone who strikes up a friendship with one of his fans an abused 14-year-old teenager who is suffering from AIDS who does not have much longer to live.

Armistead Maupin Friendship Quote

I haven’t lost faith in human nature and I haven’t decided to be less compassionate to strangers.

Armistead Maupin Faith Quote

Being in love is the only transcendent experience.

Armistead Maupin Experience Quote

But I’m acutely aware that the possibility of fraud is even more prevalent in today’s world because of the Internet and cell phones and the opportunity for instant communication with strangers.

Armistead Maupin Communication Quote

The world changes in direct proportion to the number of people willing to be honest about their lives.

Armistead Maupin Change Quote

But it’s amazing how many people think that gay men should slink off into the shadows when it comes to having friendships with children.

Armistead Maupin Amazing Quote