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I Hate Having Sunburn

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    Its Hurts....

    I hate having sunburn. I have had the worst sunburn in the world, since Sunday, and here I am on Thursday, and the pain is just STARTING to lessen up! I hate having sunburn1 I wish just once, I would tan instead of burning!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 20, 2009

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    Of Course!

    It was a cold day so I didn't think I needed sunblock and it was too cold to be in the shade so what'd I do? Sit in the sun. Big mistake. I didn't even notice it until some time late. It hurt like hell! And sleeping was the worse! I love sleeping on my back but had to sleep on...
    cfgone cfgone 18-21 Aug 23, 2013

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    Painful

    People often tell me, - you're so white, - you are as white as a ghost, - don't you think you need to take some sun?  Yes, I do think these comments are annoying and I am a white and not that white.  I never liked taking the sun but I won't lie as I tried a few times...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 13, 2010

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    Grrrr. I Hate Them Sooo Much

    I am not just white i am pasty white. Last summer i took my son to the pool for 30 min because it was hot, he wanted to go, but only for 30 min because i didn't have any more sun block in the house. My son doesn't suffer my affliction, his daddy is Hispanic, and so passed down...
    tearmedown tearmedown 22-25, F Jan 12, 2012

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    Ginger! =)

    I'm a ginger so clearly I get sunburnt ALL the time. Recently, I was told by a friend that I should start using SPF Daywalker...clearly my skin is just too damn white. =P oh well. Hail to all the gingers who suffer my fate!
    sgm213 sgm213 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2010

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    Is There Anyone Who Actually Likes It?

    Just sayin'... Ok yeah, knowing EP there probably is. And it took me until now to look at the pic for this experience, stare at it in horror, sit up in my chair and squint at it, before realising it was indeed NOT a guy peeling a layer of skin off the girl and both of them...
    maydaybandit maydaybandit 22-25, F Nov 21, 2011

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    Teenage Hubris

    The summer I was 17, I went with a mob of other teenagers to a water park.  Being the bubble-head that I was, I managed to forget to bring sunscreen.  Being seventeen and immortal, I decided to do without.Have I mentioned that I have extremely fair skin?Eight hours in the water...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F May 28, 2012

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    Royal Pain In The..../

    Yeah sunburns really are annoying but those that blister so you can peel are fun.   Kinda gives you something in those boring times.
    blackqueen blackqueen 61-65, F Dec 12, 2010

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    Hate It

    Ever since I was little, I've always burned really easily ....I can just never seem to put enough sunscreen on. I remember this one time... I went to an all day out doors concert and it was ridiculously hot. Well stupid me... only put on one thin layer of sunscreen that whole day...
    Astory4supper Astory4supper 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 7, 2010

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    Sunburn

    Sunburn,Hate it,Nothin' worse,The pain,Discomfort,Haven't been burnt for years,An early learner.
    storywriter2 storywriter2 46-50 Apr 4, 2012

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    😡Ugh!!!! I'm in soooo much pain!

    !!! Darn this fair sensitive skin of mine. I love summer and swimming. However being allergic to sunscreen makes summer difficult for 😞
    BlueRose601 BlueRose601 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 14, 2014

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    Too Painful

    I'd been to three beaches last month. The first time put me into a severe flood of excitement which made me care less to the scorching heat of the sun while I played with the waves. I bathe in the sun from 10am- 1pm while wallowing with the water. The pain won't subside for...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 4 Responses May 1, 2011

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