Gay Teen Uses Grey’s Anatomy To Leave A Hidden Message As Her Senior Quote And Twitter Is In Awe

A high school student from New Mexico has gone viral with her senior quote. 18-year-old Krysta Montoya simply wrote, “Grey’s Anatomy, Season 5, Episode 6, 39:40” in her school’s yearbook. Her message left fellow students curious as to what exactly she was referring to.

In a Tweet that has since gone viral, Montoya explains that she’s referring to the scene in which Erica Hahn, a character on the famous medical drama, says, “I am so, so, so gay.”

She Has Been out Since Her Freshman Year

According to Insider, Montoya has been out since her freshman year. Speaking to the outlet, she simply said, “I was just watching ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ one day and I saw that quote and I wanted to make it my senior quote.”

She continued, “I chose this as my quote because I feel some people do not accept who I am. I just wanted to basically make a bold statement… I’ve lost some friends over my sexuality, but my family has always supported me.”

Montoya admits that Grey’s Anatomy is one of her favorite shows as its “made her feel a roller coaster of emotions.” She has received an outpouring of admiration on social media from those who admire her quote.

One Twitter user wrote, “People like you keep the world a more fun place.” Another commented, “Legends only.”

Lex Gabrielle

Written by Lex Gabrielle

Lex Gabrielle native New Yorker who supports messy buns and all things covered in buffalo sauce. She is currently a managing editor for BloomJoy and teaches English and Journalism to the youth of America.