“I was working as waiter for Charles’ restaurant, and all people used to do was sit up there and complain about their hamburgers. And I said, honey I don’t want to be a hamburger jiggler for the rest of my life. I want to be a drag queen! I want to be one of the world’s biggest drag queens!”

Marsha P. Johnson, ‘Pay It No Mind: The Life and Times of Marsha P. Johnson

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