I Am Often Underestimated

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 226 People

    Don't be fooled by appearance!

    I get underestimated a lot... I don't know if thats because I'm short, got a baby face and due to the disability i have! I am forever proving people wrong and I find it frustrating when people underestimate me and assume I can't do it! Like being deaf for example people...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 8, 2014

    Too Often

    If you're going to think something about me, be absolutely sure that you know more than enough about me, not just a couple things I've said, to accurately come to any conclusion. I literally am underestimated 24/7 and it's getting really ******* annoying, especially when you don...
    deleted deleted
    Oct 17, 2012

    Now I will warn that beneath my blue eyes is a

    very intelligent and unique mind. I have a deceptively innocent appearance, I'm usually the quietest in a group, and I occasionally lack common sense in various situations so people often think me silly, but if you do you're a fool. I'm not silly at all. Just because I don't SAY...
    AngelofPink AngelofPink
    22-25, F
    4 Responses May 6, 2014

    Pssst......your Ignorance Is Showing

    I am so sick of preconceived notions. I am so sick of stereo types. Maybe we should take the time to get to know something about someone before we designate their stutus. Then we may have some validity on which  to base our conclusions. Me. Many people assume...
    ChemicalBarbie ChemicalBarbie
    26-30, F
    Nov 22, 2008

    I wanted to try for an audition

    for the main role for my school concert, this year's theme Emma by Jane Austen. I'm 15. So I overheard some people saying that I can't act, because I'm shy at school, but I've acted in concerts before. Everyone always underestimates me. But how would they know I can do it...
    AngelEai AngelEai
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jan 8, 2016

    Size Doesn't Matter

    I am shorter then most people my age. This often leads to them underestimating me. I hate it. Whenever they say I can't do something however I take it as a challenge and often succeed. It annoys me very much.
    LoneWolf414 LoneWolf414
    13-15, M
    Feb 17, 2011


    It's not that I don't want you to have your own opinion even if I might share my own it just means you told youropinion now listen to mine. But if you are looking for a fight and say **** about my beliefs on the topic or hate me for misunderstanding ill give you a fight and be a...
    akkikitsune akkikitsune
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 14, 2013
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