Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Update: The Hermaphrodite Ted Prince or Chloe
After struggling with gender identity issues her whole life, Chloe Prince -- formerly Ted Prince -- returned from gender reassignment surgery in Thailand in May 2008. She underwent 13 hours of surgery, and three major procedures, to become a new woman.
"There was no hint of the man behind the woman, it was just the girl," Chloe said, looking at herself in the mirror for the first time. "It was magic. It was magic."
But it was far from magical for Rene, Chloe's wife, to see her husband -- now as a woman -- for the first time. "I met her at the airport when she came back from the operation, and I was just scared I wasn't going to recognize her face," Rene told ABC News.
Watch the full story on "Primetime: Family Secrets," TONIGHT at 10 p.m. ET
at 10:01 AM