I Don't Know How to Swim

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    I'm Embarrassed

     I had ear problems when I was little and I had to get tubes in my ears and wear waxy ear plugs every time I went in the water. This made swimming or learning how to swim pretty crappy for me.  I used to get the nastiest ear infections along with mind numbing tinnitus...
    apencilfornow apencilfornow
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 10, 2008
    gaara1019 gaara1019
    22-25, M
    Jun 13, 2015
    Ansonicchi Ansonicchi
    22-25, M
    Jun 12, 2014

    I .... WILL.... LEARN!

    !!! I don't know how but I will!!!
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    2 Responses May 18, 2015

    I never learned how. This summer on vacation my

    kids tried to show me how to swim. It almost worked but it was embarrassing being an adult trying to figure out how to swim in an entire pool of vacationing people (who all seemed to know how to swim.)
    SashaAmazon SashaAmazon
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Sep 19, 2014

    I don't know how to swim!

    I cant remember the incident perfectly, but I think this what has happened. So, that one time we went on a trip, my friend said she is going to try and teach me how to swim! I said cool, we got into the water together, I freaked out the minute my body touched the water...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 17, 2015
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