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I Am Tall and Thin

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      I get a lot of mixed reviews. I am a 5' 8.5" girl and have weighed between 125-139 the past few years. While most of my friends call me skinny, my mother at 5' 10" and 115 pounds says I am "normal" whereas my brother at 6' 3" and 145 pounds often calls me fat. ...
    whitedragon2 whitedragon2 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 8, 2010

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    DrunkGiraffe DrunkGiraffe 26-30, M Dec 3, 2014

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    I do not think I will ever comprehend why people feel like they can be cruel and harassing to thin people. I heard a woman on the radio indignantly say "When I see those twigs [insultingly referring to thin women] I just want to break them!". Why would you want to break me...
    Cloud1010 Cloud1010 36-40, F Feb 19, 2013

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    I'm 5'10, so not extremely tall. But once in a while, when I walk down the street I see a girl and think, hey, she's noticeably tall. Then if I walk past her, I notice we are...
    elevating elevating 36-40, F a week ago

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    Ok, I don't usually write stories so bear with me, I was round at a good friends house last week n his mother called, I was in earshot of this call and when he said my name she...
    gingerstone gingerstone 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    I like everything to be dark though! a man with chocolatey skin deep velvety brown eyes dark hair and tall!!! so tall I can still wear heels and he'd be at least an inch or two...
    pgtg13 pgtg13 13-15, F Jan 7

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    I'm a short 4'11" Asian. My last boyfriend was 6'1" and my current suitor is 6'6". My question is, what do you think of a 4'11" and 6'6" couple? Think Kim Kardashian and Kris...
    aureatea aureatea 26-30, F Jan 5

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    I love tall men!!! I'm 5ft tall and my boyfriend is 6.1. Even before him pretty much every guy I have dated has been taller. It makes me feel so safe being cuddled at night by...
    Brokenheartblacksoul Brokenheartblacksoul 26-30, F 8 Responses Jan 4

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    I am a woman who is 5'4 3/4 and the only reason why I want to be taller is because I have huge, clunky size 10 feet on my body. I want to be taller so that I can at least not feel...
    Music2323 Music2323 22-25, F Jan 5

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    A lot of people wish to be taller, while I wish to be shorter. None of us can be happy with our height, can we? *Sigh* Oh well. I'm supposed to reach "5'8, which is pretty tall...
    Erenjaegertitans Erenjaegertitans 13-15, F Jan 8

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    I'm a tall girl when compared to others just generally, but I would not say I'm extraordinarily tall. I'm 5'8". Overall, I don't mind. Just thought I'd share this tidbit. My...
    friendlynudist friendlynudist 36-40, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am 13 years in the night grade and 5.5 ft . probably the tallest in my school. my short friends keep telling me i'm not gonna have a boyfriend and my teachers humiliate me more...
    IDA9 IDA9 13-15 Jan 17

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    OMG! I love tall guys because I'm short and I would love to have a tall boyfriend to pick me up and I have to look up to him. I find it very cute.
    PleaseeHelpMee PleaseeHelpMee 16-17, F Jan 3

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    I have always loved big and tall men. I love how they can tower over me and make me feel small, especially with the size of their arms and hands. Dating-wise, the taller and bigger...
    Tubajerry1 Tubajerry1 16-17, M Jan 3

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    I used to be the shortest but now my mom is. My dad is tall so me and my sister are tall but my mom is short
    MonkeyGirl0909 MonkeyGirl0909 13-15, F Jan 4

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    When you're 6'2" it's hard to find taller guys that like tall girls. Or that has been my experience.
    bard66 bard66 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    Ive always like men over 6foot tall and heavy. Its so hard to actually find someone that big who has confidence and likes to be dominant. Tall dark and heavy is a heartracer for me...
    ThinkPink21 ThinkPink21 18-21, F Jan 5

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    I'm 6'0" tall. I hated being tall growing up but now I'm happy with it.
    unfixablegirl unfixablegirl 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    My exact height is 6ft 4inches I am greatful for being so tall, I get a few jokes but those are usually from silly men. Most women I see like my height I like they look up at me...
    iainfast iainfast 31-35, M Jan 16

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    Being 5'0 it's a given, that pretty much every man is taller, so no problems in that department lol. Yet I seem to go for the tallest guys, I'm talking 6'4. It's quite funny...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F Jan 16

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    my tall 6,17 ft = 188 cm i was playing basketball and i like the tall is so usefall in many situations :p
    yzn88i yzn88i 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 21

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    im 15 and around 130lb and 5'10 im tallest of my friends expect 2 who are a bit taller
    fatsuiter fatsuiter 22-25, M a week ago

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    Okay, im 5"7 and 1/2... :( why cant i just be 5"8. Dx. Lol and also everyone at my school on the lower half is around 5"8 bur avg is like 5"10- 6ft plus, or at least it feels like...
    InfiniteMusic InfiniteMusic 13-15, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am Asian, 30, and no girl has ever found me attractive as a guy. Over the past year or two I started really investigating this. I've been on about 4 dating sites now as well as...
    Sentiphant Sentiphant 26-30, M Jan 17

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    I am 5'9 and was quite overweight while in school. I was teased by my "best friend" and a guy in my class for looking 'manly'. Ever since I have always been self conscious and I...
    sn259 sn259 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 2

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    Another thing is that I heard that there is this surgery called leg Lenghtening that can make someone taller. You have to travel to another country to get it done though.
    Music2323 Music2323 22-25, F Jan 5

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    I'm 6'1 but I still love my heels. When I was younger I used to feel weird about it but then as I grew older I realized that there's a reason that models are tall! Height is a...
    LeChatCurieux LeChatCurieux 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 15

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    It's very nice being tall so I can help people get things down for short people especially women
    luvps luvps 31-35, M Jan 19

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    omggggg I love tall guys they're so ******* sexy !! They make me feel soo safe and secure, also just makes want to climb them like a tree !
    wwad wwad 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    I'm 6'1" tbh I love girls of all heights but ill take a tall girl over a short girl any day.
    RunDMC7 RunDMC7 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 5

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    Everyone in my family is overy 6 ft. My Dad is 6'7". So now at 16 I am 6 ft 2 in and 145 lbs. Tallest girl at my school......yay.
    stretch25 stretch25 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I wish I could find a tall guy for me. Being 16 and 6'2" kinda makes that hard.
    stretch25 stretch25 16-17, F 10 Responses Jan 5

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    I've always wanted a guy who is a few inches taller than I am, yet, being 6'1" and only 16, that's unfreakingbelievably hard to find unless I date a guy who is hella older than me...
    pizza0647 pizza0647 16-17, M Jan 11

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    People ask "do you model?" People tend to listen to tall people. It makes me a good runner. I am called beautiful, not cute like shorter girls. :)
    juliettecf juliettecf 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    I'm 6 feet tall and eighteen not too bad I guess.
    NirvanaReyes NirvanaReyes 18-21, F 9 Responses Jan 11

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    I feel like men prefer short women over tall women. Is that true?
    reedusgirl reedusgirl 41-45, F 10 Responses Jan 11

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    I am 5'7 I'm usually the tallest girl here. but the other day I met a girl whose my good friend now,she's 6'1 and I went to her house and her shortest brother out of 3 of them at 1...
    jesikahluv jesikahluv 18-21, F Jan 12

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    I've been told I'm tall for a female at 5'8". To me, it works...
    Sweetphoenix35 Sweetphoenix35 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    I love looking up to a guy. I'm 5'5 so anything 6'0 and above. I love tall guys they are life... 😍😍😍
    JanelBell JanelBell 18-21, F Jan 19

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    I love white guys and I'm only 5'3 so I love being in a super tall guys strong protective arms it makes me feel little and cute 😊
    tabixatmeow tabixatmeow 18-21, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    ia m 5'9 and 3/4. so that makes me tall
    lovelinessbathes lovelinessbathes 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    Well, I believed a lot of stupid things, and most of them nobody even told me, I thought them for no reason. I thought grown-ups never cried. I used to think that the sun went down...
    Indigo27 Indigo27 13-15, F 5 Responses Jan 2

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    1. I am devastatingly attracted to boys with shaggy or long red hair. 2. I, myself am a ginger. thick and frizzy copper penny colored hair that is too lazy to be curly but not...
    JamieWalks JamieWalks 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    So I go online to talk. Today, my husband was and I had an argument about it. He thinks it's a violation if our marriage to say anything negative about him with anyone else...
    JJjenniejones JJjenniejones 41-45, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm doing it right now, seems to be the night for it of sorts. Sitting here alone, played round, got funky, screamed til I was done.......went to the supermarket, got hit by a...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F 3 hrs ago

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    The first time I visited the old country, I was ten. My mom left there when she was nine, my grandparents wanted a better life for her and her siblings in the US. I'm grateful for...
    awaywego4 awaywego4 26-30, F Jan 15