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  •  My brother once told me that he should (0+ / 0-)

    have been born a girl...he always felt like he was in the wrong body.
    At least you were able to give Alice the space she needed to be herself. My brother never got that.

    And he did die young...50 is young. In his youth, there were no options, only ridicule.

    Christine Jorgensen and others had jst started and he (and we) could never have been able to afford the necessary transgender operation. He would have been happier...and so would I and my brothers and sisters, husband and children. They would at least have had an Aunt(or a Sister) they could have known instead of the "missing" Uncle who never showed up.

    You were so right in doing what you did.

    Character is what you are in the dark. Emilio Lizardo in Buckaroo Bonzai

    by Temmoku on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 05:40:26 AM PDT

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