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Lady Antonia Fraser - She's a Lady!

Features | By Lady Antonia Fraser

Not plain Mrs Pinter: marrying Harold Pinter, Kensington Register Office, 1980

A Lady by choice

I first became a Lady in 1961. By which I do not mean that I underwent some gender-transferral process at the time. A recent questionnaire on some official matter took me by surprise by beginning, ‘Are you still the gender you were born into?’ I was tempted to reply that I didn’t remember my birth that clearly… ...

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