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When I was a kid, people usually made fun of me for being too soft. As funny as they thought they were, the most common joke they could make about me was: “Hoan, you should go to Thailand!” In case you don’t get the idea, by traveling to Thailand they meant to go there and get a sex reassignment surgery. Well, I know, this is just a silly inside joke of Vietnamese kids. The joke’s idea comes from one of those misconceptions: if you are a gay boy then you automatically want to be a girl.