I'm totally not going to cry in the middle. Do you still know what to do? Is that the baby crying? Facebook Pinterest Text Email. With his blonde pigtails and purple tutu, Zach Avery, now five, has been living as a girl for more than a year - after he first refused to live as a boy when he turned three.
Zach is one of the youngest in Britain ever to be diagnosed with GID - meaning he feels like he's a girl trapped in a boy's body.
Five-year-old boy lives as girl in youngest case of Gender Identity Disorder
But it's more like this: You thought it'd be a lot like this: Mum Theresa Avery, 32, said Zach used to be a 'normal' little boy who loved Thomas the Tank Engine, but suddenly at the end ofhe decided he wanted to live as a girl. It's almost Valentine's Day—and you could give your hubby some cologne or a few get-out-of-the-dog-house coupons. Some may be boys who prefer activities and role associated with the opposite sex, some may also identify as the opposite sex and vice versa for girls. We said Zach was just happier being a girl than a boy.