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I Have A Scar On My Knee

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    I have several scars on my body. On my knees in particular I have the small scars where they fixed my left knee cap thanks to so many years on my knees. Don't get the wrong idea I was playing a lot of volleyball and softball.  I have the scars from where my bone came through...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 9, 2010

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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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    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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    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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    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 Sep 18, 2012

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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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    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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    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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    Left With A Scar

    I have a scar just above my right knee. I was cutting concrete with a big angle grinder with a masonry blade when it kicked back on me and left a gash down to the bone. I got 25 stitches in and around the wound.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 16, 2010

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Surgery

    6 scars (3 on each knee) 42 stitches in total each scar ranging for 1-1.5 inches from a double MPFL Reconstruction done 18months apart! (MPFL- Medial Patella Femoral Ligament Reconstruction)
    Amber9285 Amber9285 22-25, F Sep 14, 2013

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    Ok?

    yeah it's pretty common. i haz 2 on my knee, from falling on a fence when i was three. no stitches though!
    JapanNinja JapanNinja 13-15, F Jun 13, 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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    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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    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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    Stupid Blender Knives

    It's on my left knee. My cat had just made the blender fall down from the counter and it made tons of knives fall too so I bent down on my knees to grab everything, not realizing that there was the hand blender knife horizontally on the floor, ready to pierce my skin. So it...
    TideToGo TideToGo 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 16, 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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    If you pointed to any one of my scars I could tell you exactly when I did it and why I did it. A year and a half ago my self-harm was worse than it was now. I'm slowly geting...
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    This afternoon, I cut her initial E into the front of my upper right thigh, in her writing style. I’m hoping I’ve cut myself deeply enough so the scar will be permanently...
    vinvicau vinvicau 66-70, M 3 days ago

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    I cut because my brain I guess lets me hear all the crap people about say about me. I try to ignore it but I cant it hurts so much . I just cant take it anymore. Im going insane I...
    Malia1010 Malia1010 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    I started cutting in 7th grade and am now a freshman in high school. My sister is drug addict and my dad cheated several times, so all the bullshit they put on my family got me...
    24wildroses 24wildroses 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 21

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    Easily one of my most impressive
    iamsodead iamsodead 16-17, M 2 Responses Nov 21

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    I been building this profile image of myself , with temporary things slowly now I don't even know if they satisfy me . I'm seeking for something new don't know what it is am...
    Yanebell Yanebell 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 25

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    They are so ******* ugly. But I know I did it to myself. There is no one to blame but myself
    BeautifulBeginnings BeautifulBeginnings 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 29

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    I want E to cut her name into my skin :)
    vinvicau vinvicau 66-70, M Dec 9

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    Got my blades want to cut need someone to talk to
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    Total Knee Replacement Surgery There are no under eleven auto accidents every minute. And five to six everyone is hurt in a car accident every minute. About four individuals per...
    Aiden555s8txi Aiden555s8txi 31-35, M Nov 28

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    Knee Physical TherapyThere are no lower than eleven automobile accidents every minute. And seven or more individuals are hurt in the automobile accident every minute. About four...
    Aiden555s8txi Aiden555s8txi 31-35, M Nov 28

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    I have a thigh gap but I also have knock knees so my knees still touch lol
    basedteenager basedteenager 13-15, F Dec 3

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    Best story. I was in college living in a house with a bunch of friends. I used to smoke a LOT of weed. My best friend Kelly and I had our friends Ryan, John, and Aaron over to...
    galexytwin galexytwin 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    I've had to talk my friend out of panic attacks more times then I can count. I have scars on my hand from when he would squeeze it so hard that his nails dug in. Now I have them...
    AlysonBlack AlysonBlack 18-21, F a week ago

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    Okay, here's my story: I was born 15 weeks premature (Which means I was born at 25 weeks instead of the full-term of 40 weeks). My mother went into pre-term labor and was going...
    jordanalexis95 jordanalexis95 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    i remember the first time he told me he loved me. i spent the weekend over at his place. We were watching movies. Actually, the movie played in the background while we talked all...
    ShadowedLover ShadowedLover 16-17, F Nov 29

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    My dreams are always in colour. I retain a lot of them and don't forget. I usually have scary, disturbing, or just plain weird dreams. I've never ever had a good dream. I have a...
    SecretGaygent SecretGaygent 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    It's about time I tell you guys about some of my problems to know me better. I have a specific crustacean food allergy. I can eat deep fried shellfish with crisp crust, but not...
    TetraZL TetraZL 13-15, F 6 hrs ago

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    I have multiple scars for multiple reasons. I have a scar on the top of my head from when I needed stitches after I fell and cracked my head open when I was a kid. I have 3 scars...
    AgentSickler AgentSickler 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 25

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    I was out hunting alone and I was crossing a river when I fell and I fractured my foot so I crawled out and me and my family have this thing where if there is something wrong 3...
    Zoekosmopoulos Zoekosmopoulos 18-21, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Understand To Prevent Common Sports Knee InjuriesOn the February 24 episode of WWE RAW, John Cena appeared to suffer a knee injury during an attack by The Wyatt Family. Cena was...
    Aiden555s8txi Aiden555s8txi 31-35, M Nov 28

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    I thought I should update since I'm getting alot of messages! It's been over 6 months since my 2nd surgery. I had a cadaver placed in my right knee. Now with a huge scar running...
    kgdean6 kgdean6 18-21, F 6 days ago

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