All of the respondents reported being subjected to experiences within their relationship that attempted to invalidate their gender identity, with some reporting they were only viewed as their sex assigned at birth, as opposed to the gender with which they identify, by their romantic partner. I'm one of the very few lucky transgender people who can say that navigating my world is much easier and brighter today than it was prior to my transition. There is nothing wrong in that. And yet, I do present male, although I consider myself gender neutral. I'm open-minded, yet there is a mental block.
Despite the slight advantages I had as a woman in this realm, this experience reaffirmed that male privilege is alive and well. Did that happen multiple times? Deliriously Anxious Monogamist Nervously Inquires Today If you stay together forever — what most people mean by "work out" — your partner will definitely grow to resent you.