I Am Tired of Being Looked Down Upon

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 168 People

    The Black Sheep

    I'm 19 years old and has done very well for my self over the years. I've never tried drugs, have no children, graduated, and started a career. I recently got engaged to  a great guy and have my life set. I've always worked and been very independent. my senior year i was in...
    browneyegirl89 browneyegirl89
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Dec 12, 2008

    Living A Life Worth Living With Health Issues

    I've had my share of difficulties. I've had 3 open heart surgeries, I'm on my second pacemaker, and I've had 5 strokes. These strokes were in my brainstem, which should have caused death, but I am very blessed and survived with a few side effects, including memory loss and...
    hybridpants hybridpants
    26-30
    Jan 3, 2013

    Teachers

    When I was younger and this kind of thing happened to me I was hopeless, I didn’t know what to do. I still don’t. The teachers would very often look down on me and treat me with contempt and arrogance, which was very strange because I was always painfully quiet and shy. I...
    Louandreas Louandreas
    31-35, F
    Jan 24, 2012

    ....this Is Going To ~sound~ So Vane!

    Why do people judge others by their 'shell'?  this is one reason I'm truly enjoying the internet and chat rooms and such. Faceless people with just the pure same interests can collaborate and it doesn't matter of the sex, the looks, the age--people just having things in...
    LovesFool LovesFool
    36-40
    1 Response Oct 30, 2009

    Everyone treats me as

    if I'm the underdog. I guess I pretty much am. Because I'm not really confident or assertive, and I'm the farthest thing from a social butterfly. I daydream about becoming a rich and famous actress. What a beautiful life my mind can create.
    Rosaalie Rosaalie
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 27, 2015

    Inferiority

    I've been the one being looked down upon for so long. Obviously, authority figures have always looked down on me. Maybe that's the problem...I've spent so much of my life with only authority figures (parents, teachers, etc.). But it seems to me that even the few offline...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan
    22-25, M
    5 Responses Sep 5, 2008

    When I Was A Kid

    When I was younger and learned to defend myself like from karate and tae Kwon do and I knocked out a "popular" kid everybody hated me and now they make fun if me. I'm in high school btw. But it's not fair
    JoeBagz JoeBagz
    36-40, M
    1 Response Feb 27, 2013

    Literally. I'm short 5ft lol

    but I command respect
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 28, 2015
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