Quotation by Margarethe Cammermeyer

I've been thinking about the comments that are always made about the shower rooms and the lack of privacy.... How easy it would be just to hang a shower curtain ...
Margarethe Cammermeyer (b. 1942), U.S. nurse and former military officer. As quoted in Time magazine, p. 63 (July 6, 1992).

On a common argument against allowing gays to serve in the military. Cammermeyer herself admitted her homosexuality during a routine background check and was dismissed after a career in which she had earned a Bronze Star for Vietnam War duty and was once the Veterans Administration Nurse of the Year.
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