By Rachel Lamb and Melanie Parrish
Q & A: Alexander Chait
Bagpiper: Why did you wear a kilt to prom?
Chait: “I want to leave an impact on my senior year.”
BP: Where did you get the kilt?
Chait: “Hot Topic, along with my vest. The boots and hat I got online. It is not as cheap as you think.”
BP: What do you want to remember about this night?
Chait: “I want to remember being who I want to be, and not being afraid. Most of all, I want to have fun.”
BP: What do you want others to remember about you?
Chait: “I want them to remember that I wasn’t afraid to stand out and not conform.”
BP: What did your parents think?
Chait: “My mom was actually very supportive. My dad just said to have fun.”