I Had Stitches

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    Dumb, Dumb.

    I was 7 and rather upset with one of my step sisters. I had her sunglasses and thought i would break them by sticking my thumb through the lense ...Real smart!
    redheadsrule redheadsrule
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Dec 6, 2007


    many, many stitches all over my body from that seems like skateboarding = stitches  and snowboarding = concussions :) I have a hell of a life
    deleted deleted
    6 Responses Nov 24, 2007

    Interesting Experinece!

    I was 2 or 3 at the time. It was summer and I was playing with a big purple ball while my mom was sweeping. The broom didn't have a handle and was sharp. Anyway I threw the ball against a wall and it got stuck in this little thing that had 4 boards built around it. I ran to get...
    cupcake867 cupcake867
    36-40, F
    Nov 14, 2013

    Stitchees Unite!

    When I was, like, twelve, my friends and I were having a good ol' fashioned rock fight, and my friend timmy threw a HUGE boulder into the air, and I thought it would be funny to get under that thing, and whack it off my head.  Well............WHACK!  I put my sox cap...
    williamzanzinger williamzanzinger
    26-30, M
    Oct 28, 2008

    In My Infinite Wisdom...

    I had decided it was a good idea to open a can of Beefaroni by stabbing it with a butcher knife... guess what I stabbed instead? The rest is history.
    jenniejsmith jenniejsmith
    1 Response Oct 10, 2010

    I Had Stitches

    I had stitches after my appendix was removed.
    aquarius3 aquarius3
    Jan 25, 2012

    Nail Through The Arm!

    I don't remember how old I was, I would say I might have been in like 3rd or 4th grade... well, my dad and his friend took me and my brother out fishing.  And we wanted to swim, so we went to a dock a little further down, my brother jumped right in.  Me?  It freaks me out a...
    BamaBabe87 BamaBabe87
    22-25, F
    Jan 29, 2012

    Ummm... Well my sister

    and I were jumping on our parents bed and me being the clumsy person I am... Well I fell and knocked my head into a glass table and poof 13 stitches in the back of my head...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 25, 2014

    Staples And Stitches, Oh My.....

    When I had a bad wreck in 2008 i came home with over 100 staples and stitches in my head, under the skin and outside. They had shaved my head and you could see them really good. on the left side of my head i had like 2-3 "train tracks" of staples running and on the right side i...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 1, 2010

    Several Times

    In my chin, in my thigh, and have had several moles removed from my neck. I also had a cycst removed off of my face and had several stitches. Hopefully I wont have to have any for quite some time!
    picgirl picgirl
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 19, 2008

    Soooooooo when I was 9 I was on the playground

    doing relay races with the other kids. There were two lines and the person at the front of each line raced to the mound of dirt and ran back to the line, tagging the person's hand. I ran a bit too early and I ran into a girl who was running towards me. My cheek bone hit the top...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 2, 2015


    Car smash. Some twenty odd to cover the basic cuts and surgery scars and another twenty odd just in my smashed up broken nose.
    BeteNoire BeteNoire
    26-30, F
    Oct 10, 2010

    Saw My Bone

    One day I was out biking and I decided to hit a jump like an idiot. Then I was hiting the landing alright but my right foot slipped of the peddle and the peddle then procceded up my leg. After lying on the gound for a while and nearly passed out I had to getup because there wasn...
    wolf911 wolf911
    13-15, M
    2 Responses Dec 17, 2012

    I Was Little

    The first time I had stitches I was very young. I was about three or four and I went downstairs to the basement to watch my grandma wash clothes. While I was walking I tripped over a pile of clothes fell and split my head open on the treadmill. Blood was everywhere on my face on...
    EmoMusicLuver EmoMusicLuver
    18-21, F
    Sep 20, 2010

    Woodshop Accident

    Junior year of high school I signed up for woodworking 3. I had done the previous classes required and was rather excited about building cabinets and a shed. The cabinets were done by assembly line until it was time to install the doors. I wanted to add a little pizzaz to mine so...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 25, 2011

    Staples Too

    Stainless steel staples I feel for you I fell and broke my hip and they had to do a partial replacement. I kind of liked the staples all 22 of them I had something to show for all that pain. I'm glad that it is healing up, I taped my leg shut after they took the staples. Meditate...
    peggypebbles12 peggypebbles12
    1 Response Apr 13, 2012

    Lost Count of the Times

    I'm a  tom boy. I play  in  trees, jump off  roofs unto  trampolines,  ride my  bike off our  roof,fight  guys  twice my  size,stupid stuff like that so  of  course at times I  have to  be  stitched...
    narikeesosa narikeesosa
    13-15, F
    1 Response Aug 21, 2009

    Chainsaw.. It Wasnt On. Lol

    i was putting my bike back into my back yard and i saw the sharp blade of a chainsaw peaking out from underneath a tarp. i put my bike away and came back to it.   slammed my leg into it. purposely. and kept pressing untill i saw blood start to bubble up around it. i backed...
    asdflkjghlove asdflkjghlove
    18-21, F
    Feb 11, 2008

    I got into a motorcycle accident

    and have stitches above my eye brow and on my lip. Hmmm yeah thats that, never will I be on motorcycles again
    vivianescrooge vivianescrooge
    Oct 9, 2014


    Three times... ok four. Once for jaw surgery and three times for babies the size of watermelons coming out of my LEMON! Yeah what a great place to stitch!
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Nov 26, 2007

    Had A Few

    The first time I got stitches was my first day of school, when I split head open on a rock after being pushed off a seat. Since then, I've had more stitches, mostly to the head. Next time I was about 12. I was hit by a car and went head first through the windscreen. Even all...
    Becnme Becnme
    56-60, F
    Jul 29, 2010

    I Fell In A Department Store....

    I fell in a department store when i was like 5 yrs old. The reason i fell ws not because i was running or anything like that, it was a vaccum cleaner cord stretched out. I did not see the cord until after i had struck my head on a corner of an empty display riser. The corner...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 1, 2010

    When I was in my late teens,

    I had to undergo a barrage of test to find out what is wrong with me. If anyone asks to do a nerve probe on you just say no and run away screaming, it saves time. Anyway one of the tests was a muscle biopsy, the doctors put my thigh under local anesthesia and opened it up. It...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 21, 2015

    First Time Stitches

    The first time i can remember getting stitches I was about two or three years old. My mom took me to her friends house because they were having a cook out. I don't remember why exactly but they all went inside and left me outside alone. That was the stupid part considering they...
    XxMonkeyBizz19xX XxMonkeyBizz19xX
    18-21, F
    Sep 12, 2012

    The Shiny Can

    A shiny thing on top of the garbage - - must have it!  Reach to pick it up - - sudden pain!  Hand red and hurting!  Scream, cry!  Find mother!   Carried to bus stop.  Bus ride.  Strange place. Man does something with bent pin. This is...
    Alaskan76 Alaskan76
    1 Response Oct 10, 2010

    Like a dumbass i decided to play football in

    the church do a church festival or something like that. I was running and my friend led me with the pass and bang, straight into the radiater. I dont know if i spelled that right. I basically just cracked my head open and blood was everywhere. It was pretty nasty. I got 40...
    Arthurrr Arthurrr
    18-21, M
    Jan 7, 2014

    I was 2 and i ran around a pool tripped

    and got the corner on my eye on the corner of the pool. I now have a scar that everyone can see when i smile.
    deleted deleted
    Jun 8, 2015

    Such a Long Time Ago

    I had to get 10 stitches in my left arm about 6 years ago.  I had been cutting myself for about a year and a half when I got them.  The time I had to get stitches only one thing was different - I had a brand new straight-edged razor blade.  All of the other times...
    tinythesp tinythesp
    22-25, F
    Aug 19, 2008

    In my head, wiped out on my bike.

    The stuck went between my head and my brainbucket. Had 7 stitches .
    CollinDawg CollinDawg
    16-17, M
    1 Response Oct 9, 2014

    Two In The Lip

    I'm in with the cool kids now! Earlier this week I slammed my face into a stop sign pole. Texting was the culprit. It's looking good, and there isn't much pain anymore. I actually feel pretty cool- it's a mix of botox, Elvis syndrome, and cool-chick-who-gets-in-fights look.
    EPKate EPKate
    26-30, F
    Jul 9, 2010

    My Bone Is Visible

    My little brother is accident prone, towards himself and others. The one day I came back from a nature walk, (from the woods in my back yard) to find my little brother trying to play a prank on me. In our home my door is right next to the bathroom. Well, my brother had the stupid...
    bloodmoon777 bloodmoon777
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 6, 2011


    I have about 8 in my knee when I crashed my bike, and another 6 in my tongue when I licked a knife when I was 3 (shut up I was a kid =P )
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    1 Response Dec 1, 2010

    Scares Are Just More Then Marks .....Memories For Life On You

    i have allot of scars and stitches ....32 stitches, one small burn scar, small scar above my lip few more small scars ........all these scars define me, each of them are memories of pain i have gone threw.... the pain i gained by people , by me and by god... the pain that...
    losttourist564 losttourist564
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Sep 27, 2013

    But I Pull Them Out

    I have had many many stitches but I tend to always rip them out causing me a lot of trouble.Most of those I've had have been from cutting and I hate having stitches so when I'm feeling like hurting myself I bite a hold and rip it out of my skin. I know I should really stop this...
    NoatoNoaki NoatoNoaki
    18-21, M
    Mar 11, 2012

    I Have Lost Count On How Many.

    It would be more than one hundred.
    RobynTheBeautiful RobynTheBeautiful
    1 Response Jun 27, 2011

    In My Head

    When i was pretty little my brother and i were attempting to build a tree house unsupervised. Things were not going well for me because i was terrified of heights. My brother told me to stay down and nail some boards into the ground. Whatever happened resulted in the hammer...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Oct 31, 2010

    A Few Times

    Lets see, in my finger, my lip, and oh yes, yet another finger. That last one hurt like a *****! They had to rip my nail off and do the stitches under the nail, it was so painful!
    missadventurer missadventurer
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Sep 11, 2008

    A Couple of Times

    That same damn nursery school! When I was three years old, I was in school, kneeling on an old radiator and staring out the window dreaming about the playground slide when I slipped and hit my forehead on the window sill. Blood everywhere...hmm...maybe that blow to the head...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 24, 2007

    A Lesson I Didn't Learn

    My mom tried to shoo me away from the bathroom paranoid I'd get my fingers caught, but being the stubborn mule that I am just went to the other side. I put my hand in the crack right as she shut the door. The door crushed my toddler fingers. The hinge pinching my right ring...
    LostLotus LostLotus
    22-25, F
    Oct 27, 2010

    3 Surgeries In 18 Hrs.

    Earlier this year i was hospitalized with a sinus infection. The doctors don't know where it cam from or how it started. I came to the hospital because i had massive headaches, i wasn't eating, and my eye was completely swollen shut. So when i got their  I had to take a CAT scan...
    CrayCrayisMe CrayCrayisMe
    22-25, F
    Jul 23, 2011

    On My Titter O.o

    I've been sewn up only once, on my left breast. I had to get a mini surgery to remove a discolored skin area that was turning into cancer. (I soooo freaked out when they told me xP) They injected it with a huge needle which didn't hurt at all surprisingly, cut it out and stitched...
    KawaiiDoll KawaiiDoll
    22-25, F
    May 8, 2011

    Lobotomy Try-hard

     When I was 22 months old my mum was taking my sister to school in our old Valiant, (no seatbelts fitted in car), and all the kids went too. A semi trailer went through the stop sign and hit our car and I went through the windscreen. I now have a scar across my forehead that...
    theNood theNood
    Aug 25, 2009

    When I Was About Five Years Old.

     I was in the backyard of a friend of the family's house and was closing the back door. They had a few steps up to the back door, and there was no railing. I turned around to go down the steps, fell off the side of them, and landed on my chin on bricks. Ouch. My dad was in...
    Jenniedvm Jenniedvm
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 4, 2008

    I was 10 I cut my finger with a tin can had

    stitches and kicked the nurse while getting them
    tiifferny tiifferny
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2016


    So many, on so many occasions, I cant even count them. Supposed to be sexy though so it's all good :p
    Halllex Halllex
    31-35, M
    Sep 20, 2011
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