Dunham was so impressed by Evie’s beef steak and fried rice that she offered her a job in the family home. It didn’t take long before Evie also was 8-year-old Barry’s caretaker, playing with him and bringing him to and from school.
Neighbors recalled that they often saw Evie leave the house in the evening fully made up and dressed in drag. But she says it’s doubtful Barry ever knew.
“He was so young,” says Evie. “And I never let him see me wearing women’s clothes. But he did see me trying on his mother’s lipstick, sometimes. That used to really crack him up.”
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- AP Exclusive: Obama’s transgender ex-nanny outcast (sacbee.com)
- The sad, sad life of Obama’s ex-Nanny (theunspunblog.com)
- Vetting Barack: The Case for Obama’s Missing And Sealed Records, or Where is the Media? (ireporters.wordpress.com)