And I said, yes, this is going to help, mom. It's like being sick for years and not knowing what you have, and that moment when you figure out what you are, you can help yourself. Even on screen, you could see she flushed red.
I never thought the police would knock on your door and come in and arrest you for being gay. Thus, in a courtroom laid out like a classroom, her version of what happened one half-term afternoon last October as she played with her younger sister and a five-year-old boy was recounted to a judge and barristers. Whenever I would go to sleep, I would dream myself wearing a white wedding dress, with long flowing hair, the perfect image of me as a woman.