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I Am Tall

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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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    So basically i have NEVER fell in love

    and all other girls/boys in school have even from primary school. People now a days have boyfriends or girlfriends early but i have no such a person (not even a senpai to look up to). I don't have a reason to look good and anyway i know that id get hurt if i fell in love because...
    YamiNoTenshi YamiNoTenshi 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 21

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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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    Integrity. Where has it gone?

    I'm all for a positive self-image. I want everyone to feel good about themselves. But... Guys. If you are under 6', you aren't tall. 6'1"-6'2". I get it. Maybe you are tall for your country. In America, talk to me at 6'3" and above. Welcome to tall.
    DancingBear70 DancingBear70 41-45, M 5 Responses Aug 6, 2014

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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
    kerry34L kerry34L 18-21, F 36 Responses Nov 25, 2014

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    I Am Tall And I Love It

    I am 17 and a 6 foot tall girl I am going to be at least six foot four I love it because it makes me feel special
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 18, 2013

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    I am 6'5" and 3/4. I usually just round up to

    6'6". That's 197cm to the rest of the world. :)
    Michaeladam88 Michaeladam88 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 12

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    I Feel Very Self-concious of My Height

    Hello, I am fairly tall.  About 6'3 feet.   And it causes me a lot of distress.   I think in general because I had bad experiences in my youth, in any way being physically different from the general crowd causes distress.  I have often obsessed...
    megiraffe79 megiraffe79 36-40, M 97 Responses May 1, 2008

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    I'm 6'4". I'm not tall,

    everyone else is short. I've only met one person who actually made me feel short, that was weird AF. That guy must have been nearly 7'.
    Salem27 Salem27 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 20

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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 ย every night n had intention to commit suicide..ย  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 19 and I'm 6ft 2in.

    I love being tall. :)
    KingAndrew95 KingAndrew95 18-21, M 6 Responses Dec 10, 2014

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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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    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 6 Responses Jul 6, 2014

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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 35 Responses May 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.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 5

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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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    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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    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
    kerry34L kerry34L 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 25, 2014

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    aderth60 aderth60 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Tbh whenever I'm out helping my mom with

    groceries people think we're a couple bc my mom is like 5 ft and I'm 6'9 ๐Ÿ˜‚ lmaoo. Being tall is fun though
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 16

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    Very

    I never really thought about it.ย  I came from tall parents and my grandfathers had been tall men.I'm 5' 11" and many consider that to be very tall.ย  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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    Hit my head yesterday

    and It reminded me of my ailment..
    LeMuffinMaster LeMuffinMaster 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 15

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    I am 5'8 I'm looking

    for a guy who's about 6'1-6'3 That way I feel comfortable kissing my man in heels
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 10

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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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    Tall?

    Most girls are fortunate to reach one metre seventy. I'm one metre seventy nine. That's five feet eleven inches! Am I tall? There are models and supermodels taller than me (not that I'm in their league!). I'm glad I'm tall, but most of my girlfriends are shorter than me.
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 22-25, F 7 Responses Nov 25, 2013

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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! โ˜บ
    Maritzi Maritzi 31-35, F 7 Responses Aug 8, 2014

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    Woot2u Woot2u 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 5

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    Im a 6'0 tall girl so

    that means that I love and need a gaint young men so I can marry (in the future) and probably have like gaint 4 babies with ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚...my poor overies and vagina hihihihi๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ˜„
    missnicething missnicething 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 29

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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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    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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    ia m 5'9 and 3/4. so

    that makes me tall
    lovelinessbathes lovelinessbathes 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 30

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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 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    talltexan11 talltexan11 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am 6ft4 and i am pretty happy with it.

    Sure my skull has the density of steel about now of all the time I hit my head somewhere. But I can easily get to the higher shelves, I have no problems watching concerts (unlike the poor sods who happen to be behind me) and it's easier for me to find people in crowds. So I'm...
    Crazycoral84 Crazycoral84 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 19

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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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    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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    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.ย 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 am quite tall. It always bothers me.

    Makes me feel different. Any tall girls out there my age? Just wanting to chat. I am about 6 foot 3.
    elfletcho2000 elfletcho2000 41-45, M Dec 30, 2014

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    I am 5"11 and being a little taller

    than everyone else is good but is also emotional so I will suggest to find someone else closer to your height as possible is the best way, my personal opinion is we are beautiful people no matter the height we are all beautiful in our on way
    Anel08260 Anel08260 31-35, M 1 Response May 13

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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...
    TheLittleMrs TheLittleMrs 36-40, F 6 Responses May 13

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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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    Orangeman2 Orangeman2 36-40, M Feb 4

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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 thing of beauty and we should embrace it!
    LeChatCurieux LeChatCurieux 18-21, F 9 Responses Jan 15

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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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    lonelytechie lonelytechie 13-15, M 7 Responses Mar 25