While working in the menswear department of Harrods, Stuart met his now ex-wife, a woman from Cork. Stuart, who separated from his wife and came out two years ago, spoke to 'Weekend' in an attempt to promote understanding. Retrieved 21 January It is the only television series to continue after the death of its titular character — actor Mark McManus, who played Inspector Taggart, died unexpectedly of pneumonia aged 59 in in the middle of filming. Mary O'Conor I have dated my boyfriend for over two years. It can include the presumption that everyone is heterosexual or that opposite-sex attractions and relationships are the norm and therefore superior. Every once in a while, a
Transvestism is the practice of dressing and acting in a style or manner traditionally associated with the opposite sex.
Cross-Dressing: I'm a straight man who dresses as a woman ... and I'm looking for love
A sizeable proportion of the transvestite community in Ireland consists of straight men, many married. Galleries containing indiscriminate images of the article subject are discouraged ; please help improve the section by reducing indiscriminate gallery sections or by moving relevant images beside adjacent text, in accordance with the Manual of Style on use of images. She told me she disapproved of what I was doing, that it was disgusting. Catherine Murphy April 29 6: Many indulge their need to cross-dress without telling their wives and partners. Please consider expanding the lead to provide an accessible overview of all important aspects of the article. Germaine's alleged 'transphobia' echoed the reaction from many women when they find out their partner or a friend is a transvestite.