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I Am Tall

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    lozenbee lozenbee 26-30, F 27 Responses May 19

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    I'm 5'8 tall. but I don't really like being

    tall. It makes me feel awkward somehow. lol
    TikaTikaTika TikaTikaTika 18-21, F 33 Responses May 5

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    I'm 15 and 5foot 7 inches

    which is tall for my age and I hate it...but one of my friends are tall as well so that helps :/
    daisyelz daisyelz 13-15, F 5 Responses Jun 27

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    lawl11 lawl11 13-15, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Too Tall

    I am way too tall lol I like it sometimes but most of the time it can be a pain. I am 6'4" and I think im still growing. I hit my head on everything!! tree branches, doors, tv's,.... I feel like a giant when i am with my friends because most of them are about 5'3". It is hard...
    jakemckenze jakemckenze 18-21, M 5 Responses Feb 2, 2012

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    Okay o I'm like 5'10.

    .. sometimes 5'9 1/2 and people have to make a big deal about it!!! Some days I love it but most days I hate it... Men don't like tall girls and that is sad. But oh well :p
    SeanaO SeanaO 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 28, 2014

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    I'm 5ft11 and I'm a girl,

    which is basically 6ft. It's just too tall. I can never wear heels and that makes me feel giant and like a man. Ew.
    kassiedreams kassiedreams 18-21, F 13 Responses Mar 17, 2014

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    I'm 6 foot 1 and I love it!

    I kinda want to be taller still! I still love short, tall, average height girls! They're all cute to me!!!! :)
    StayInnocentAndReckless StayInnocentAndReckless 18-21, M Jun 14

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    6'1. A guy I used to date got mad

    because when I wore heels I was taller than him. Lol
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am just over 6 foot tall.

    I hate it as I hit my head a lot but its good as you can see all in big crowds
    paulstevens123 paulstevens123 31-35, M 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I'm 5`9 and a girl, It's not THAT tall,

    but the average girl in the U.S. is supposedly 5`4. I LOVE my height. I love standing out. I would never change it. Only problem? the inseam for most jeans are too short. I'm always towering over my friends, which I love.
    theprettysideofugly theprettysideofugly 18-21, F Jun 29

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    DreamWarriorBlake DreamWarriorBlake 22-25, M a week ago

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    There are many great things to come from being

    tall, but one of the most bothersome is redundant questions. Family Parties for the past 2 years: Wow ANON you've gotten so tall, you never stop growing! (Me) - Uh, I've been the same height for like two years now... No way ANON! You've got to be growing still I mean look at...
    Kmade Kmade 18-21, M 9 Responses Dec 13, 2014

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    Hmmm.

    I find that I don't quite mind being tall any more. It use to bother me like no other, and at times it can be a little...eh, annoying. I'm 5'9. And have been for the past two years, so I believe it is safe to say that I probably wont be growing any more. I was never picked on...
    HopeInConstruction HopeInConstruction 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 7, 2012

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    I Want To Be Shorter

    I want to shrink a couple inches. I'm not hugely tall, but still considered tall to some people. I'm 5'10" and a girl. Do you know how much that friggin SUCKS?!?! All the guys that I'm attracted to just so happens to be either the same height as me or shorter. I envy a lot of my...
    Lady808 Lady808 18-21, F 54 Responses Mar 5, 2012

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    talltexan11 talltexan11 26-30, M 1 Response May 22

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    93Armand 93Armand 22-25, F 12 Responses Jun 27

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    I'm 5'8, which is pretty tall

    for a chick. I have days where I'll grow to 5'10. Pretty tall, huh?
    RainbowBlood RainbowBlood 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 18

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    Feeling good enough to start taking pics again

    now. reason why is in other pics. And just goes to prove how tall i really an for all the people out there that dont belive
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Nov 25, 2014

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    I'm Fabulous, Beyotch!

    I've heard a lot of retarded things about my height "Can you touch the celieng?" How's the weather up there? You are so tall. Do you play basketball? NO ...Volleyball? NO ....Track? NO. Well then what do you do? OTHER THINGS THAT AREN'T GAY LIKE SPORTS People always have...
    golegos17 golegos17 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 17, 2012

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    I'm 5'8 my sister is 5'11 my dad is 6'5

    and my brother is 6''2 my mom is 5'0 ....πŸ˜…πŸ˜…πŸ˜…πŸ˜†πŸ˜†πŸ˜† where did she come from ?
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 3 Responses Jun 28

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    Tall Woman

    I am not as self conscious about being tall now as I was when I was younger. Growing up I hated being tall. I remember in grade school when we'd have to move between classes or go over to church or something like that we'd have to line up in size order and I'd always be in the...
    americanwitch americanwitch 36-40, F 11 Responses Mar 29, 2013

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    Okay so I'm 6'2 and a female.

    I do like being tall but at the same time it sucks because I feel so BIG, most giys are shorter than me and plus I get the tall comments all the ******* time. The average height of an American woman is like 5'4 and a man, 5'9 or 10. I'm taller than the average woman AND man. I...
    verytallgirl verytallgirl 18-21, F 21 Responses a week ago

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    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 13

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    I am 6 foot 3. I've been pretty tall

    since high school. I love being tall; my girlfriend is about a foot shorter and I love the contrast between us lol
    QUINN961 QUINN961 22-25, M 1 Response May 23

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    deleted deleted 26-30 May 20

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    I am a tall gal (6' )

    but I always ended up dating guys my hight or slightly shorter. I have always fantasized about going out with a really tall man! ☺
    Maritzi Maritzi 31-35, F 7 Responses Aug 8, 2014

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    Well, I'm not that tall.

    I'm taller than most girls and shorter than most guys. The average height of girls in my country is exactly 5 feet tall. I'm 5'6.
    wazzup97 wazzup97 18-21, F 1 Response May 13

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    Idk if you can tell from this picture,

    but I'm 5'7" haha. I still love wearing heels though.
    httpKelly httpKelly 16-17, F 7 Responses Jul 6, 2014

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    Very

    I never really thought about it.Β  I came from tall parents and my grandfathers had been tall men.I'm 5' 11" and many consider that to be very tall.Β  I just consider it to be the height God made me.I like wearing flat shoes and I don't have the need to wear heels though when I...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts 46-50, F 5 Responses Feb 5, 2012

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    I've been tall my whole life,

    some look at tall women like they're a freak of nature. But long legs are beautiful . I love it !
    Roses18 Roses18 18-21, F 6 Responses Sep 24, 2014

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    It's a pain in the neck.

    You stick out in a crowd and it sucks.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 24

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 8, 2014

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    hello I am pretty tall

    for a native american im 6'3"
    AwesomeDidelphimorphia AwesomeDidelphimorphia 22-25, M 6 Responses Apr 29

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    Am I Freakishly Tall?

    i'm a girl. i'm 16. 17 next year. i guess i'm about 5'5 or 5'6. i've been bullied because of my height n looks. it sucks.. i dont cut myself but i always cried so hard Β every night n had intention to commit suicide..Β  in my country, i am like a gorilla when i'm standing next to...
    OverMyHead95 OverMyHead95 16-17, F 22 Responses Dec 10, 2011

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    I'm not tall. But I'm looking

    for a girl around my age who is. Message me :3
    thestoryofheather thestoryofheather 13-15, F 1 Response May 13

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    Just Right

    I've always been tall: standing in the back row of photos, glaring at the seat in front of me on planes, sighing sadly at those beautiful platforms I'll never buy.Β I'm a smidgen under 5' 10", thought I generally feel at least 6 feet tall. Because 5' 10" is tall, but it's not...
    kikis2 kikis2 22-25, F May 12, 2012

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    I'm 5'11" and no, never played b-ball.

    But I did play tennis and volleyball. Growing up i hated being the tallest girl in class. It was always hard finding skirts or dresses that were short but not too short. And boys always seemed intimidated by girls taller than them. Now I'm happily married and embrace my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses May 13

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    I'm Tall For A Female

    I'm 5'10" at about 135lbs so I'm slim. I love being thin, but my height makes me so self conscious, at times even less feminine. I love really cute, girly clothes, but at my height I have such a hard time finding tops and dresses that fit right, especially fashionable ones. My...
    Lilyag Lilyag 18-21, F 25 Responses Apr 24, 2012

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    As a 6'1" Korean-American,

    I think I bypass the stereotype that Asians are short 😜
    SomebodyAwesome94 SomebodyAwesome94 18-21, M 3 Responses Oct 7, 2014

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    I'm 5'8. When I was a little younger I was

    so insecure about my height, especially because all the girls in my area are a cute 5'2- 5'6. But honestly I love it now. Sometimes I even wear high heels, which I never would have even DREAMED of doing a couple years ago
    MissUxx MissUxx 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 28

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    Terra Alta Incognita

    So I've been tall my whole life- some people have growth spurts, but I grew fast and all but stopped by high school. Obviously, it gives me a certain lack of perspective about being anything but the first one asked to reach something high on a shelf, standing out in every crowd...
    AthenaAdAbsurdum AthenaAdAbsurdum 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 9, 2007

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    ValentinofCatalonia ValentinofCatalonia 41-45, M 3 Responses Jun 2

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    I'm about 6 foot but then I'm only in secondary

    school and it's really awkward cause I am taller than most of the teachers :-D
    Jools36 Jools36 13-15, M 2 Responses Jun 8

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    I am a very tall lady

    and stand 6 foot tall barefoot. With high heels on I am 6'4" tall. I have always loved being tall as my family and husband and kids are too.
    momwithcleavage momwithcleavage 41-45, F 12 Responses Apr 6, 2014

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    I'm 19 years old and 6'1 it used to bother me

    being so tall when I was in my early teens but then I got used to it and started seeing the positive things to my height, but then I fell in love with my best friend and he's now my boyfriend but he's 5'8 and the same feelings are starting to come back to me as when I didn't...
    deleted deleted 26-30 12 Responses Jun 6

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    Feeling good enough to start taking pics again

    now. reason why is in other pics. And just goes to prove how tall i really an for all the people out there that dont beliveIm 6'9 btw :P
    deleted deleted 26-30 40 Responses Nov 25, 2014