22-year-old transgender woman reveals how current boyfriend rejected her as a man

22-year-old transgender woman reveals how current boyfriend rejected her as a man

- Born Aaron, 22-year-old transgender Erin, recently revealed how she met her boyfriend

- According to her story, she had approached him on Facebook before her transition but he turned her down

- The story however changed, after she transitioned

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A transgender woman has shared her journey to finding love. Born Aaron, the 22-year-old revealed that she knew she was born in the wrong body as a three-year-old, when she began wearing her grandmother's high heels.

Now a blonde woman identified as Erin Anderson, she takes a journey down memory lane towards finding happiness in love. According to Erin, she approached her long time crush, Jared Norris, on Facebook when she was 18 and still living as a man but he wasn't interested.

However, cupid worked its magic when 2 years after Erin had come out and seven months into her course of hormone replacement therapy, Jared, 28, liked one of her Instagram pictures, and the couple struck up a romance.

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He rejected me as a man, but after I transitioned into a woman, we fell in love - 22-year-old transgender

He rejected me as a man, but after I transitioned into a woman, we fell in love - 22-year-old transgender

It has been two years since the couple started dating and they have been going strong despite the cruel messages they receive from trolls online.

He rejected me as a man, but after I transitioned into a woman, we fell in love - 22-year-old transgender

He rejected me as a man, but after I transitioned into a woman, we fell in love - 22-year-old transgender

In a bid to increase her feminine features, Erin, who is happy as a trans woman, says her partner remains indifferent about her undergoing a v*gina construction, which surgeons would carry out traditionally by means of penile inversion.

He rejected me as a man, but after I transitioned into a woman, we fell in love - 22-year-old transgender

He rejected me as a man, but after I transitioned into a woman, we fell in love - 22-year-old transgender

Speaking on the issue, Jason had this to say: "She wants to look more feminine, but to me she already looks beautiful. I understand it's not about me but at present we couldn't afford surgery for her to become fully female.

I will still love her exactly the same, she is still the same person regardless, I think she looks feminine enough, but understand gender dysphoria is a big thing. I love the fact that she is willing to be herself even with the ramifications of that, I'm glad she can put herself out there."

He rejected me as a man, but after I transitioned into a woman, we fell in love - 22-year-old transgender

He rejected me as a man, but after I transitioned into a woman, we fell in love - 22-year-old transgender

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