Featured May 16th, 0. It all boils down to respect. On the other hand, he is very Southern American in some ways, and gets inordinately upset if I don't let him open the door for me.
Over time you can find a slow but loving way to get his shirt off. I said yes and kept going. As far as sex, there's no guide that I ever found - communication is key! Transitioning is no walk in the park. If you are trying to approach women as a man, pride doesn't really sound like the place to do it. I was able to ask what he liked, how to refer to his genitals, if there was anywhere I shouldn't touch, etc, as well as let him know what I like.