Letter: Boy not always a boy; girl not always a girl

Editor: I have news for Bill Buck (Parents right to oppose inclusion of SOGI in school curriculum, the Times, June 9) — a boy is not always a boy and a girl is not always a girl.

I am the proud great grandparent of a transgender child and so fortunate that this child has never run into anyone with your attitude.

The schools accept it and everyone has totally accepted this child.

I know he is going to one day run into a narrow minded person like you. You mention God in your letter, the God I have heard about is one who loves his neighbour with no strings attached.

This is 2017, get with it. I really feel sorry for you, you must be a very unhappy person

Ena Ribchester,


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