71 year-old, white gay man Elliott Engelbraum at the Adult Living Facility that is now his home in Miami, Florida. ElliottÕs husband died two years ago. Behind the scenes photography and video and assistant: Juan Pablo Ampudia, juanpablo@cuartocreativo.com. Phone +52 1 55 8676 5741. Photography by Robin Hammond, pitures@robinhammond.co.uk. Editor: Mallory Benedict, Mallory.Benedict@natgeo.com, +1 202.791.1282. 27 March 2019

Elliott Engelbraum /

“My dear Richard was my neighbor, finding him, ‘He was the boy next door’ As our relationship truly blossomed to love, Love was bitter to Elliot Engelbaum. I was truly loved from him to him he was my one and only. Richard and I set up home as a married couple. In 1989 out gay temple ETZ Chaim in Wilton Manors, Florida hosted our legal marriage

In 2017 we finally married when married was legal for Gay couples, we loved all those years to my honey died on April 2, 2017. I’m lost without him, alone at a lovely adult living resindence, since there are no ALF’s.”

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