After denying it and leaving abruptly, Alex did some soul searching, and by the end of the episode, she came out as gay to Maggie.
In an emotional heart-to-heart, Alex confessed that she had always strived to be perfect in all aspects of her life, but growing up, the one area in which she couldn't be perfect was dating.
"It's going to be everything that any relationship that you see on TV, no matter what the gender, should and will be." When the producers, gathered for an August panel at the Television Critics Association press tour, they announced that a major character on one of the DC Comics/CW shows would be coming out this season. Her older, adoptive sister Alex (Chyler Leigh) has been keeping something under wraps for her entire life, and she finally confessed it in Monday's episode, "Crossfire." After detective Maggie Sawyer (Floriana Lima) was dumped by her girlfriend, she mistook Alex's invitation to get drinks as asking her out on a date.Maggie was taken aback, and she told Alex she didn't realize that Alex was gay.Whatever the cause, more and more people are turning to Lesbian dating sites, and with good reason too…According to recent statistics, the LGBT community makes up roughly 5% of the American population, but where are all the Lesbian singles?
The same online dating etiquette applies — be honest about who you are and what type of relationship you seek.