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Jujubee Turns Dream Into Reality, Snaps Heartwarming Photo With Child Fan At Pride

10378983_10152460765615027_3618986345042610495_nRuPaul‘s Drag Race alum Jujubee, the fiercely hilarious Boston native that was absolutely robbed during the All Stars season, made one little boy’s dream come true over the weekend at Rhode Island Pride.

In a touching photo shared on her Facebook page, liked almost 20,000 times since it was uploaded on Sunday, Juju is smiling wide while holding a pint-sized gender-creative child fan wearing high heels, a skirt, and several strands of rainbow beads.

“His mother brought him over and I was so happy!”, the caption reads. “I asked ‘Are you my lil princess boy???’ He replied with a huge smile, ‘YES I AM!’ #RhodeIslandPride”.

After the photo was shared, the boy’s mother, Starlie Becote, posted a comment providing more context:

That’s my baby Jeffrey. Thank you all for making his day brighter yesterday. He’s never met anyone else like himself and has been bullied for years. I am so proud of him for meeting such a cruel world with the biggest smile everyday. And juju he says he’s never washing that skirt and shirt because you held him in it.  you have no idea what a difference you have made in his life!! Luv ya

Becote, a prime candidate for Mother of the Year, added that her son Jeffrey designs most of his outfits himself:

He is amazing! He actually designs most of his clothes himself (not the skirt he’s wearing in the pic) but he makes clothes for himself and his barbies, he sowes them from fabrics. I see a future in fashion design.

Yaas Jeffrey! You keep serving life and we’ll see you on Drag Race season 16, mama!

On:           Jun 24, 2014
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    • Bee Gaga

      Fabulous, I love it. Juju has always been one of my favorite girls.

      Jun 24, 2014 at 6:37 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Kangol

      So sweet! I know her affirmation and friendliness made that little darling child so happy!

      Jun 25, 2014 at 2:20 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Mezaien

      How sweet indeed. In Tucson, pride we have more children then adults! is there a bit of light by the end of the tonal.

      Jun 25, 2014 at 9:17 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Perfida Limpin

      Yup, Jujubee’s also one of my (all-time) faves on “RPDR”. Funny in a classy, cerebral sort of way without ever being crass and mean-spirited.

      Jun 25, 2014 at 11:11 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Lvng1tor

      Very sweet

      Jun 25, 2014 at 11:56 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • froufrou

      Aaah that really brings some tears to my eyes! Incredibly cute!

      Jun 25, 2014 at 8:16 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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