for years, Piyah Martell struggled to find love. But then, finally.
It tells the 27-year-old woman from Sacramento in California in a tv feature with Barcroft TV.
Piyah Martell was born with the rare disorder sacral aenesis, which affects the lower vertebrae.
In her case, that means her spine and legs did not evolve completely, while she lay in her mother's belly. Therefore, her body only just around the hip.
to get around to why she has taught herself to walk on your hands. Some times running, she is also on a skateboard.
Piyah Martell was born as a boy by the name of Pedro. But as a 15-year-old announced she, his father, and that now she would begin to dress as a girl.
- My father was not very happy with my decision. It took him several years to learn to call me by my name - he called me for a long time by my old name, tells Piyah Martell.
Through school, she was for many years bullied because she was different. People could, for example, find the on to call her 'amputated'.
Piyah Martell was only seven years old when she lost her mother. But in his death did the mother a lot to deal with Piyah Martell, who was then still called Pedro, in the same way as her two year older brother, Angelo.
She gives her mother credit for the fact that today she is feeling strong and focused and can easily figure out how to ignore the many people that still may find to be spiteful and call her names.
In many years saw the 27-year-old transgender woman, it has been difficult to find a girlfriend who could accept her for the person she is.
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But six years ago, getting Andrew into her life.
- My first impression of him was - 'what is it, I've messed for me', laughing Piyah Martell.
She says that it was Andrews charm did that, she still fell completely head over heels for him.
- Like any other pair, so the quarrel and wrangle. But we always end up together and get it to work. How is it with the relationship - we communicate, she says to Barcroft TV.
After coming into Piyah Martells life experience Andrew also daily the prejudices that comes with being different. But it touches him not at all, tell him.
- I thought that she was a very beautiful girl. She is sweet. She is kind, and she is just absolutely wonderful. She makes every day brighter, telling the love man.
In spite of Piyah Martells congenital defect, the pair has no any problems with the physical part of the relationship, tells the concurrence.
- It is not a challenge. Piyah and I have a great sex life. I see life as something wonderful, says Andrew to Barcroft TV.
Piyah Martell hope she in the future can get a sex change operation, so her transformation from man to woman is complete.
Until three years ago was the 27-year-old woman a bit of a celebrity on Youtube, where she regularly put the home-made music videos to songs by stars like Mariah Carey and Beyonce.
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