They all say it’s obvious, but they differ as to what the answer is. In 1999, the Texas 4th Court of Appeals in San Antonio said chromosomes — not sex-change operations or outward gender characteristics — determine a person’s gender.
That ruling allowed Jessica and Robin Wicks to be married the following year because one was born a man (and later had a sex change operation).
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I sensed something awful was being hidden from me, and I didn't know who I could trust."It wasn't until 26 years later that she learned the truth: She was intersex.
"After my first doctor's visit I was shattered and I remember I just wanted to go home and cry it out because I went to the doctor thinking that he will just say 'oh gain some weight, take this medication and then everything will be sorted', and now he just dropped this bomb on me and I didn't know who I was anymore."Sometimes I am okay and then on some days I look at other women who have children and I know I will never have that, but I have learnt to accept that this is the situation and I can't really change it."Khumalo said her family had always been there for her.
The sexy Khumalo first burst onto local TV screens when she was a top five finalist in Miss SA 2016."The whole process of going through diagnosis was very lonely. So for me I started a blog for selfish reasons, it was just a case of dealing with that, letting someone know that 'listen, whatever you are going through whether its similar or different to my situation, we are still human at the end of the day'," she said.
It was just the delay (in having periods) and even then it was never the first thing we thought of," Khumalo said.
Khumalo, 25, said a visit to a doctor discovered she did not have a uterus or ovaries.