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I Dont Look My Age

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    Booksaremypassion Booksaremypassion 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 11

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    "These Can't Be All Yours?"

    That is the Number one line I get while out with my kids. I will be 32 this year, usually people think Im 18... sometimes younger, when they first see me. Is it because I smile a lot? It's it ODD that a mother of five smiles a lot? What if I do enjoy my kids? Someday my age...
    JynMeyer JynMeyer 31-35, F 2 Responses May 15, 2008

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    I am turning 18 in 7 months.

    I've been told I look 14/15 with and without makeup on. But when I get all dressed up apparently I look 20/22
    ShadowedLover ShadowedLover 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    I Look Younger Than I Am

    I have been told that I don't look as old as I am. People have told me that i look like i still belong in school. I wish...means I wouldn't be this old then and could redo my highschool years. Quite frankly, I'm not sure if I will ever show much aging, but I would be ok with that...
    doglover1984 doglover1984 26-30, F 1 Response May 6, 2011

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    I look a lot older. By the time I graduated

    high school I had gray temples. Was completely gray by 35. So most people think I am 15 to 20 years older.
    CowboyFarmer CowboyFarmer 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 27

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    How Old Do I Actually Look????

    Ok so i know i look kinda young but i think some people are just plain MEAN....I can understand if some one says i look 18 even 17.....In my photo I had my hair done but I usually wear my hear in a ponytail and sometimes pigtails, or in braids.....So i've been told too many times...
    femalemadhatter femalemadhatter 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 27, 2010

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    Everyone always thinks I'm around 15 years old

    although I'm 10 years older than that. It used to bother me, but I embrace it now. I know that I'll appreciate it when I get older.
    trulyblessed05 trulyblessed05 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 1

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    No, Not At School Anymore, Thank You For Asking...

    I'm 25 and my most recent woopsies was a man trying to hook me up with his 14 year old son thinking I was not much older, and one man asking me what school I go to. I get asked all the the time if I am at university (yes I was 5 years ago), usually I take it as a compliment but...
    infinitesearch infinitesearch 26-30, F 4 Responses Jun 4, 2011

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    I Get Mixed Ages All The Time!

    I have a pretty unique situation, being 20 years old but still finishing up highschool. So seeing me in uniform generally throws people off to begin with and people assume I"m 15-18. I'v been told I have a young girl's face. But at the same time, other people I'v met while out...
    HonestlyApril HonestlyApril 18-21, F Oct 19, 2012

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    Miss Beautiful

    i defiantly don't look my age....what stuns me is that.....that's exactly what most people want to look a different age....either younger or older.....me I'm 18 an can barley pass for 14 maybe.....however the other day i was buying some cigarettes from the store when the clerk...
    simplyXcinderella simplyXcinderella 18-21, F Oct 7, 2008

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    I Had One Person Ask Me If My Id Was Fake

    i look younger then i really am i normally handle that with grace i mostly get those you dont look that old statements at the hospital but when i moved and went to the dmv and went to change my id from the state im from to the state i live in now they told me there was noway my...
    belledawn1 belledawn1 22-25, F Oct 27, 2010

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    I'm Always Taken For Someone Younger

    Usually 8-10 years younger. Hopefully I'll age gracefully as time goes on.
    IamGone IamGone 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 9, 2010

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    it's funny cause I'm 14

    and people think I'm like 23 or something
    wolf4825 wolf4825 13-15, M Nov 9

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    I'll Guess I Can't Complain

    I am 37 now soon to be 38 and have never had anyone guess over 30 so it's nice but my dating life is screwed lol. Older women aren't interested cause they think I'm a kid and then what kind of dinner conversation do you make with someone who was 2 the day you joined the army...
    WedgedBear WedgedBear 36-40, M 2 Responses May 15, 2008

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    I'd Prefer To Age Like Fine Wine

    I'm nearly thirty, but I am often mistaken for being in my early twenties.  I really do appreciate the comments, and count them as compliments rather than be insulted by it.  When I was in my early twenties, I was always carded and often mistaken for being sixteen or so.  I...
    ForgottenSunshine ForgottenSunshine 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 2, 2012

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    Fallenprinceofthedarkside Fallenprinceofthedarkside 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 9

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    I Think My Cp Has Some Thing To Do With It

    I was a preemie baby & I have CP (Cerebral palsy). I use a wheelchair as well. I am 5'3 & 108lbs. that s good thing because I have use my arms to get around . What bothers me the most is that people will always tell me, "You'll appreciate it when you're older!" True, I probably...
    me0883 me0883 18-21, M Jan 12, 2013

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    I'm 19 years old, and I still get dirty looks

    from people at gas stations. I've always looked younger than my age. It's probably because I'm only 5'0 and I have a baby face. :P
    divaMary3 divaMary3 18-21, F Dec 11, 2013

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    I'm 18 and a senior in high school.

    About a week or so ago someone asked me if I was an 8th grader...gets a little annoying. In the future it'll be good but right now not so much.
    Kayleer18 Kayleer18 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 11

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    This person I really like is mad at me

    because they think I'm lying about my age. Apparently I don't look 16. They think I'm the liar when all I've done is tell the truth! That ****** me off
    Risingabovetheashes Risingabovetheashes 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 5

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    I got carded at a club & the bouncer wouldn't

    accept my ID because he said it was a fake id 😂 but was able to go in after a lil argument lol A few weeks ago I bought a printer and the guy working Said "now u can make urself some fake Id's 😂" when I asked him how old he thought I was or how old I look like he said I...
    bbcgiah bbcgiah 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 27

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    Blushes

    I am in my 40s but I am always happy when someone says I look like I'm in my 20s or 30s.I work really hard to take good care of myself.  I exercise regularly and eat healthy food.  I don't drink sodas and love drinking water.I try to live a balanced life with other interests...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts 46-50, F 2 Responses May 17, 2012

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    Grrrr

    Its not in a good way though......i was asked a couple of months ago at a mcdonalds if i wanted a regular drink or a SENIOR drink!!!! Come on now i'm ONLY 44!!!!!!!!
    ihaveanameitsrick ihaveanameitsrick 46-50, M 3 Responses Jun 30, 2010

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    I have a baby face despite being a teen alr.

    But oh well I get discounted meals!;) cuz every time I visit a food place I get kids meals. HA! It's just that ppl like to tease me sob!:') and I kept getting mistaken to be 12 or 13. Gosh that sucks;(
    QxxRaider QxxRaider 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 20

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    Frustrating...

    I'm 21 years old but no one ever believes me. people always act so shocked when i tell them my age. at times its really frustrating because i feel that no one will ever take me seriously or if i go to a place where its like an adult, mature setting, people will be looking at me...
    nuncie nuncie 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 28, 2009

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    ppl look at me and they dont see a healthy 21yr

    old, they see a bent and rough looking man. from the bad knee to the bad back and tons of physical conditions i look aged beyond my years
    cbeans cbeans 22-25 Jul 1

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    I Dont Mind

    i dont mind when people think im still in high school im all most 30 good clean living and great genes my mom is 60 and she looks 40 very smooth face and still a stunner,so its cool i come from a long line of young looking old people...lol
    amie26 amie26 31-35, F Apr 20, 2013

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    I look 15 but I am 22 xD people laugh at it

    but many years from now I will be the 40 year old looking like in her twenties. So...laugh ahead ^^
    rukesh3 rukesh3 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 4

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    At One Point I Worked At A Liquor Store

    and when I ID people they would always ask for my ID. I've been told I look between 12 and 16. I know it's going to be great in the future, but it's frustrating right now. Especially at work. "Haha, never heard that one before. You're real funny there Mister." I went to a...
    SofiaGrowsFlowers SofiaGrowsFlowers 18-21, T Nov 2, 2013

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    I'm going to be 33 in a few weeks.

    I'm constantly told I look around 19 to 22 at the most. Always get carded when I order a drink (which is rare these days) or cigarettes, and once had a slightly older woman criticize me for having a child as "babies with babies" and that I should have learned better self control...
    Ticklemesilly5 Ticklemesilly5 31-35, F 4 Responses Nov 8

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    Almost 16 But have gotten away with sooooo much

    because apparently I look at least 18.. I'm not going to complain!
    fizzyizzi fizzyizzi 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    I still get carded when I go to bars,

    I have 18 year olds hitting on me, but it is funny to see the look on there face when I tell them "you do know I am old enough to be your mother". I will be 37 in January.
    blueeyeddevil18 blueeyeddevil18 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 9

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    I Don't Look My Age

    People have thought me to around 40 or 50.  Well I'm 61.  So obviously I don't look my age.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 1 Response Jan 17, 2012

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    People who don't know me always assume I'm

    under 18 . My first day at work my coworker could have sworn I was 15 . The look on his face when I told him that I was 20 was priceless :) Im pretty sure people always think this wherever I go because even in my college courses other students thought I was still in high...
    21anchors 21anchors 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 1

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    allymacc allymacc 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 24

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    21 And I Look 12.... Not Cool

    People mistake me for being 12-15 years old when actually I'm 21. I was born April 29th, 1991. Sometimes i enjoy looking young but it gets old so i modify myself with tattoos and piercings so I look older...
    Shaunagloden Shaunagloden 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 28, 2012

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    I'm sixteen and I look like I'm 12 considering

    my height. I stand at 4'10 and weigh 110 lbs, I have the body of an 18 year old but the height of a tall midget. Everywhere I go people automatically assume I am extremely young and tell me that I shouldn't be wearing so much makeup, (I wear a small amount of eyeliner, mascara...
    ThatDarnKatz ThatDarnKatz 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 11

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    Still Getting ID'D At "R" Rated Movies?

    I'll be 30 in August and EVERY SINGLE TIME I go to the movies to watch something other than PG-13 I get ID'd. Not that I'm really complaining. Other than if I ever go in to buy any alcoholic beverages I hardly ever get ID'd. Let's not ID me for the beer but God forbid I get in to...
    IWannaBeBaileysMomNow IWannaBeBaileysMomNow 31-35 1 Response Apr 25, 2013

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    I'm here thinking I look older

    and then people always tell me I look really young
    FlyMeToTheMoon708 FlyMeToTheMoon708 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 17

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    Are You Still a Student/did You Just Graduate?

    I've been a nurse for 10 years now. I have my BSN and everything, and am 32 years old. But people still think I'm a student or a new grad! For the first several years it was really frustrating, because every time I'd start working somewhere new I'd have to start proving myself...
    randomramblings randomramblings 31-35, F 2 Responses May 15, 2008

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    Hello I Am 30

    I just turned 30 in July and i still get told all the time that I look so young for my age. I work at Auto Zone and I was changing a person's battery and she said did you learn how to do this kind of things in High school, I said no actually I am 30 and a wife and mother of two...
    steinruckmomoftwo steinruckmomoftwo 26-30, F Aug 23, 2012

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