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I Have A Scar On My Knee

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    I Fell

    I have a scar on my knee from a time I fell on my roller skates when I was about 7. I hadn't had them for long and was skating down the sidewalk when I hit a bump and fell right on my knee. It had gravel stuck in it and was really red and getting full of pus so my mom took me to...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings 31-35, F 1 Response May 18, 2012

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    Playing

    I remember I was very young. Maybe 8 or 9, anyway. There were pipe in the forest. We liked to walk on them, although they were covered with barbwire. My mother forbid me to walk on them. But I didn't listened and i still went. It was fun jumpinh and running on yhem. But this time...
    Kathry Kathry 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 2, 2011

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    Scar On Legs

    i found my legs so ugly with a huge scar in the middle on my legs, and happens to have lots of spider veins too, i feel so disgusting when looking at it, i had the scar when i was 12 yrs old, from that day i never wore short things in public,  i always cry when i saw girls...
    sillygirl2267 sillygirl2267 26-30, F Dec 28, 2011

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    Many.lol.

    Where to begin.... i'll start with with my most recent ones and go backwards.lol. my most recent ones (i was 14 i think) came from surgery on my left knee i have three small scars from that they had to remove a piece of scar tissue that had gotten wedged between some bones or...
    imXhereXbutXyouXdontXseeXme imXhereXbutXyouXdontXseeXme 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 28, 2010

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    Scars

    Four scars on each knee.
    missymonkery missymonkery 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 30, 2010

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    Gravel Roads

    The scars on my knee are from a time when i was young and wanted to try a new fishing spot. I had this ten speed bicycle i had customized and nicknamed "The Widowmaker." My neighbor who was younger and i were going to a lake close by our house. This insane two wheeled...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 17, 2010

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    From A Motorcycle

    you know the exhaust part.well when i was a kid trying to get on, i accidently touched it with my knee and I got burnt. So now I have a scar. You can barely tell though because it is very faded and its not keloidal.  
    reset reset 18-21, F Apr 26, 2010

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    I Have A Scar On My Knee

    I have few but the most memorable one is the biggest. Its from when i was little and was just learning to ride my bike. Usually my sister is suppose to jus keep an eye one me but this day she took it a step further and surprized me.  There was this big sandhill that i was...
    applescruffs applescruffs 22-25, F Nov 24, 2010

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    Left With A Scar

    When I was a kid I was riding my bike down the hill. I fell off the bike and rolled down the hill. What a fall that was! Now I'm left with this permanent scar on my knee.
    keepdreaming keepdreaming 18-21, F Jan 12, 2010

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    Scars & Souvenirs

    Eh… ja, about that. I kind of fell through a relitively large glass table when I was like, 12 years old or something. I was walking to the lounge to change the DSTV channel and somehow landed up tripping over the mat (or was it my feet?) and fell smash! boom! bam! I was down on...
    Floydess Floydess 18-21, F 14 Responses Mar 13, 2011

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    Lol, Sex..

    My boyfriend and I were getting it on in the bath [bad idea] and I was on top. We were both facing the faucet. But when I decided to spread my legs [they were both against the wall-- not comfortable], I sliced my knee open on the corner of the faucet. I didn't feel it, so we kept...
    xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx 18-21, M Jun 25, 2011

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    Actually

    <img height='470' src='http://image.shutterstock.com/display_pic_with_logo/265489/265489,1255793228,2/stock-vector-four-cartoon-zombie-heads-all-in-separate-layers-for-easy-editing-39039628.jpg' width='401' /> I have about 6 really, and 9 stitches in one. Part of being a boy...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 14, 2010

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    Glass

    I was real littl maybe5years old.me and frends would lyi down at the top of a hill and roll to the bottom and then wen u try to stand up u get all dizzy n fall down again;)) good for laffs n funny walking...one time i got to the botom and a big peace of glass was stickin outa my...
    squirelbud squirelbud 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 18, 2012

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    When I Was 3..

    As we were leaving Seaworld, I tripped on this jagged piece of asphalt and sliced my knee open bad. It required a good bit of stiches and I still have the scar today. They said it would be gone in 6 months but its been 13 years.
    Matt16 Matt16 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 9, 2010

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    Regarding My Last Knee Surgery

     throb throb throb throb throb throb throb i circled ten on every weightless paper scale crying dizzy awakeorasleepness burning BURNING make it go away go searing awaayy stop please stop so many nonsense dreams of wrong seashells, nowhere notyou, and searching...
    softandonly softandonly 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2010

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    A Big One On Each Knee

    I have one on each knee, one from playing basketball a couple years ago and one for falling on a sidewalk last year. They're each the size of a half dollar coin, bright pink and purple. One changes color though with my moods which is kinda neat. They don't bother me, they're...
    Smileandbehappy Smileandbehappy 16-17, F Jul 17, 2012

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    Rollerblading Was Not For Me...........

    Scarred both of my beautiful legs, at least it was a good adrenaline rush going down that hill.lol
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 19, 2011

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    Young And Bord

    there was a time that i was left to my owndevices  that was till my mother got me adog named prince,this dog was very friendly  and when there was no onehome,he paid spacial attention to me. there was a day that he came up to my bedroom and started to attack me ,just playing of...
    kinger11 kinger11 36-40, M Feb 13, 2011

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    2nd Grade

    Have a scar on my left knee that i got when I was in 2nd grade. We were out at the playground close to the end of the year. They, for reasons I never found out, separated the play ground equipment between the boys and girls at my school and did every year i was there. So, I was...
    HowAboutNoScott HowAboutNoScott 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 27, 2010

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    I Have Scars On Both Knees.

    Four years ago I had double knee replacement surgery done 6 weeks apart. The scars were hardly noticible after one year but then I had to have my right knee redone. Two weeks after surgery I was found to be infected and opened up again. Now I have a large scar as well as a...
    tomt88101 tomt88101 56-60, M 2 Responses May 27, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    I have a heart surgery scar, gunshot wound, a stab wound, a slice wound, scars from torn skin from fights and I have scars from my 16 years of cutting.
    dacraww dacraww 22-25, M Apr 9

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    I have scars and fresh cuts. I have no friends my family calls me names. I have anxiety and depression cutting is the only thing that helps.
    lilmisssme lilmisssme 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 27

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    I have scars on my wrists, arms, upper arms, chest, and thighs. Everyone I know has only seen the ones on my wrists. A lot of my friends were shocked to find these there. "But you...
    flinm flinm 13-15, M Apr 2

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    Your scars are proof that God heals. I posted this under a different experience but think it fits here as well. Scars remind us where we've been.
    bzylady bzylady 36-40, F Mar 23

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    Grrrr:( another night with another scary dream and being scared :(
    melanie17 melanie17 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I dont have many scars, but the point is that I do in fact have them. All of them are self inflicted. I am currently nearly done with sophmore year, thank god! Its not that I dont...
    Livefree12 Livefree12 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I've stopped cutting, but what will a few new ones hurt? Doesn't guarantee it will scar, but whether or it does or not, it will be worth releasing all my pain and watching my blood...
    SirenofScarlet SirenofScarlet 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 9

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    When I look at these scars I feel ashamed of myself and I think back to the memorises of why I did it, most of the time it's because I hate the way I look and feel inside and out...
    georgiecrouch georgiecrouch 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I have so many scars. All over my legs n waist my sides n back. :(
    bigca1697 bigca1697 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    So, me and my colleagues were talking about random things in the universe, and we finally reached the exciting topic of physics (or specifically, optics and light). One of them...
    Ansonicchi Ansonicchi 18-21, M Mar 31

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    All they are are thin white lines on my thigh Many people have noticed them Their eyes widen and their lips tighten But nobody says a thing Which is what I prefer They are...
    sugarcoatedchainsaw sugarcoatedchainsaw 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    I've found myself swallowed by depression, to the point of while my boyfriend pumped gas I cut myself with his switchblade
    Deweybird0016 Deweybird0016 16-17, F Apr 7

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    Girl: *crys out* oww!! daddy I stubbed my toe! Father: Bite your finger until you forget about your toe, Girl: *bites down on her finger* I works! Father: Because, Your distracting...
    TooYoungToFeelOld TooYoungToFeelOld 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    My best friend found out that I cut. She called me pathetic and I know she didn't mean it to hurt me but it still did. Lately, she's been really cold to me. I love her dearly and I...
    Keppclam Keppclam 13-15, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    At first I use to cut because everyone seemed to enjoy hurting me and I thought it'd be better if i were dead. However, i was too afraid of what my mom would do and afraid of the...
    paradox5 paradox5 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have scars you can see on the outside and scars you cannot see on the inside.
    Booksaremypassion Booksaremypassion 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    I wish I could have had someone to hug me and tell me everything was gonna be all right as I got older, but instead I suffered thinking the scars inside would never heal. Now I...
    Boo37 Boo37 13-15, F Mar 30

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    I have scars on my body from when i was beaten and attacked 2 months ago.
    wallflower365 wallflower365 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 8

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    I have been self harming for about 2 years and im trying to recover. I have scars all over my arms and thighs. I feel like i eill never be able to wear normal clothes again. I wont...
    smellsliketeenloners smellsliketeenloners 16-17, F Apr 9

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    I have scars all over my body, cuts on my hips... I can't stop.
    bigca1697 bigca1697 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    An Easter Egg Sabotage Figured this was a topical time to tell this. When I was 10 and my sister 13, my mom thought it would be fun to have an Easter party at our house. My dad...
    StarterStar StarterStar 26-30, M 9 hrs ago

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    Finding my soulmate has always been my priority in life. I don't want to die alone with no one by my side. I must be willing to sacrifice everything to do what is right for me. It...
    justmeinca justmeinca 36-40, F 6 hrs ago

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    I'm not scared of the actual prospect of death, I'm scared of the fact that I don't know what comes after. The thing is, I have a thing for knowing everything going on around me...
    Hime1009 Hime1009 13-15, F 2 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    Iv never done this before excuse the long story but I need to get every detail off my mind I have no One else to talk to I'm hoping some1 will understand I was on holiday when it...
    Candlelight01 Candlelight01 22-25, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Last year I relapsed on crystal meth but this time I took way too much that I almost died from it. It all happened in November of 2013 when I ended up getting $600 from and decided...
    blablabla444 blablabla444 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I just saw her about an hour ago, she showed me the ultrasound and CT reports, I work in ultrasound and know what it all means and it sounds like she has cancer. She is supposed to...
    jan73 jan73 46-50, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Yes I have a keloid scar in my right knee and its really embarassing cause I really cant wear shorts and some dresses like for and semi-formal dress that above the knee. Im 16...
    Swa20 Swa20 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    Actually, it does not happen often. It happened three times in my life. One time I understand why it happened. Twice I do not understand why it happened. The first time was when I...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F a week ago

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    Hey I am in love with like my bestfriend but she has a boyfriend we usely can talk about anything but today she is fixing things with her bf Idk how I feel about this I want her to...
    Jamison96 Jamison96 18-21, M 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Mom's lap vs. Dad's lap I went over both my parents' laps many times over the years, and I remember both laps had a different... I dunno, mood about them. As a kid, getting...
    StarterStar StarterStar 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    I didn't used to. When I was a kid, they scared me. These days, they're either funny or interesting when they aren't stupid. I like a few of the movies Jodelle Ferland's in. I...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 70+ 12 hrs ago

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    I am kinda scared of life, and from everything in the future, everyday there's a new problem or a new change, life hasn't been easy, but im trying my best to keep going and keep...
    ritm ritm 22-25, F 9 hrs ago

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    I am so scared of injections. recently I had an injury to my knee, my friend took me to an hospital. we were waiting for the doc in the waiting room. I was so scared that i might...
    sweetyhotty sweetyhotty 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago