This is a picture of me at the age of 8, dressed as Joey McIntyre (of New Kids On The Block fame).
That year, my sisters dressed up as a bride and Ariel, from The Little Mermaid.
Looking back, my Mom distinctly remembers this Halloween as the one where she finally realized there was really something "different" about me.
I wanted to BE Joey McIntyre; never anything more than that.
And, I definitely used my get-up as an excuse to chase the girls around the playground.