NAME: Chanoknun Sirisuk 27, Beauty pagent
Being a cabaret performer, Chanoknun believes that beauty is important for the job. She has received numerous cosmetic surgeries. In order to be a woman, she underwent sex-change operation when she was 24. After the surgery, she said her life has changed. She could feel peace in mind and be able to wear female clothes with condifence.
Her job was turned down when she was students. She applied for an ice-cream shop but the manager turned down since she is a lady boy. She said she find it harder to find a job unlike straight people who can get it easily. Many families of her previous boyfriends cannot accept her sexuality even though she has everything like women. She still thinks that the rights are not equal among human. She hopes that one day she could have a title of Miss instead of Mr.
She dreamed of marrying a man and become a full woman by legal. She knew that she cannot become pregnant to have a child to take care of herself when she is old. She plans to open a farm and live in non-competitive society in the rural area.