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I Have Gained From Being Bullied

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    Mostly My Brother

    Well, when I was a really sensitive little kid, my older brother would mock me mercilessly. All day, everyday. After a while, I got used to it and even started saying comebacks and stuff. Now, if someone insults me, i always have a really good comeback and I'm a lot more...
    happysarcasm happysarcasm 13-15, F Apr 26, 2010

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    Homophobia Mainly..

    Mainly the good ol' ****** poofter treatment here. Even when i was in primary school i would get teased because i played with barbie dolls and hung out with the girls. Ive never not been name called, however ive done my fair share of bullying. When i do it, its directed at...
    michaael18 michaael18 18-21, M Sep 16, 2009

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    Mine was mostly name-calling.. Didn't know that name calling is bullying?

    I saw the poll on EP asking I've ever been bullied and if I had been, does it affect me now.  I never asked myself that question, in fact, I always believed before this I was never bullied before, because I always thought of bullying as something extreme.  But I...
    anonymousgw1001 anonymousgw1001 18-21 Feb 28, 2009

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    Gained

    I have been bullied.  In the end, I have gained from it!
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2011

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    I decided to put a whole bunch of my weight gaining life into this one experience. It's really long, but if you want to read it, do so :) My scales are sadly broken. The last...
    FlabPack FlabPack 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 4

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    Being bullied sucks . I hate getting beat up , and getting called names , I hate it , I wish for just one day I was like everyone else ( normal) . Not being the kid that gets black...
    zoeylove145 zoeylove145 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    I'm tired of being judged for being fat.. I don't mean like when skinny girls complain but like actually jiggly and overweight.. But I'm a great girl with a great personality and...
    YoyoDuckyMomo YoyoDuckyMomo 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    I have been dealing greatly with what I can only hope are the result of some mental illness. But my mind seems to have always been my greatest enemy, it forces me to think about...
    LLAP96 LLAP96 18-21, M Jan 17

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    More actually. But I gained 50 pounds since I was truly fit and thin. I have let myself go over the years and have enjoyed eating whatever I want and not obsessing about exercise...
    person12670 person12670 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    There's this guy and he's being real mean. He teases me til I am sopbing my little heart out. One day he is going to get it! Reeeal bad
    KittysKit KittysKit 36-40, F Jan 8

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    I get call the following every time I see certain ppl B**** Fat Ugly S**t Stupid Worthless Being bi is Stupied (I'm bi :( I'm getting made fun of)
    BiXwolfsXbears BiXwolfsXbears 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    Since The Day I Can Remember i Have Always Been Big , And First day Of School , I Was Called The Big Cow, I Cried For Days and i never told anyone . I am At high school and still...
    KaitlinDwan KaitlinDwan 13-15, F Jan 17

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    They are worthless, baby they are so below you. You are amazing and these people will soon just be irrelevant marks in your past. They have done nothing to benifit you so why let...
    lolznewaccountio lolznewaccountio 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 9

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    Dug out my skinny jeans I haven't worn in about 5 months and surprisingly they still fit o.O
    keke8714127 keke8714127 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 14

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    20 try 59 feels great to be so chubby I love it have 6 more to my goal
    Chubbyhubby230 Chubbyhubby230 31-35, M Jan 18

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    So I've been off here for a while, and not really gaining. Without trying i lost a couple pounds, down to 217. But last night I did a stuffing, and it's been a long time since I've...
    ktchubbybelly ktchubbybelly 18-21, F 9 Responses Jan 19

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    I, myself, prefer not to talk about my past. I have overcome it on my own and will give a brief statement here and there, but I do not think a history lesson on anyone's life will...
    Stickwithmebabe Stickwithmebabe 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I really need to talk to someone and just vent. I feel like my depression has completely taken over. I don't feel the same anymore. I use to be so happy, funny, loving and caring...
    ArtisticLife ArtisticLife 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    It's like closing your eyes and being in a dark tunnel or pitch black roller coaster and seeing and hearing and feeling everything that's happened or gone wrong or been missing...
    losthope313 losthope313 31-35, F Jan 23

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    I am tired. I grew up in a disfunctional middle class family. My mother is manic depressive bipolar, and my dad dealt with his problems by working and drinking. I never understood...
    EnglishBrand EnglishBrand 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    "Handling Business Management Right"Many of our members and associates had gone to business management classes and are very aware of the ins and outs of managing business in any...
    N89murphy N89murphy 22-25, F Jan 20

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    I have been depressed off and on since I was 14 and I am now 20. most of the time I have no reason to be so sad. I just get so down and get anxiety. Sadly things like this run in...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I cant help I like some thing that are different than others.
    sham17 sham17 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    Could this day get any worse
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    If you think 20 is awesome, then try 110 pounds! :)
    Notfatenough Notfatenough 36-40, M Jan 18

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    This journey has taught me so much a bout myself.... That I care too much about things that literally mean NOTHING. Lol I kind of feel stupid when I think about it but it's so easy...
    CBlaze22 CBlaze22 18-21 1 Response Jan 18

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    FlamePrincess123 FlamePrincess123 13-15, F 9 Responses 4 days ago

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    It started 5 years ago. Little by little, I started to drown. That is what depression feels like. Drowning. No matter how hard you try to keep your head above the water, you get...
    SummerOf22 SummerOf22 18-21, F Jan 8

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    http://youtu.be/POkCwOppi58
    1ofthe4 1ofthe4 36-40, M Jan 17

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    Finally all my work paying off just starting to get stretch marks but i hope to continue getting more and more
    BigFatNick BigFatNick 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 17

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    My friends think that i am happy because i am always laughing. When in reality I am crying myself to sleep wondering if this pain will ever end. It used to be worse I used to cut...
    lolawolf lolawolf 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    Been struggle with depression since i was 15,now i am 29.I was in and out of mental hospital 4 times.Therapists and psychiatrists didn't help. Those medications only turn me into a...
    Stephanieloveowl Stephanieloveowl 26-30, F Jan 22

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    I love it when tears roll down my eyes. And I feel the wet drops of tears all over my face..
    AddictedToSelfDestruction AddictedToSelfDestruction 22-25, M Jan 22

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    its been on and off since i was 12, now im 15..
    andylovesyou23 andylovesyou23 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 22

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    I hate the days where it seems a monumental task just to get by with the most basic effort. I am actually jealous of people who seem to always be fine. Their life looks peachy...
    WWB82 WWB82 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    Sometimes it feels like the life is way too hard. I'm so tired.
    shethia shethia 18-21, F Jan 24

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    I find it hard to believe that I just now got around to looking on the interweb to find others that have had similar situations....lol. I have never really shared anything to...
    ACMekanik ACMekanik 41-45, M 8 hrs ago

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    Guess this doesn't really count as 'bullying' but magnify this by real intense bullying from students and mild bullying and lack of respect from teachers...and it really does count...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 3 Responses Jan 16

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    The bullying started in kindergarden (or preschool) and lasted most of my childhood. Though as I grew older they became less physical-I suppose the bullies learnt scars and wounds...
    PantomimeEira PantomimeEira 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I was bullied from elementary school to middle school. It was horrible. They just bashed me because i was asian. They called me names (ex: chinky eye, idiot, stupid) made racist...
    Horse10202 Horse10202 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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    I know what could have made me like this. I've never been tested for reasons behind my problems, (I was told I have social phobia and I know that but I'm sure I also have APD too...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Jan 14

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    Bullying needs to stop. Just...make it stop. Kids, teens, and adults are being bullied for no reason. That's how most suicides occur. Bullies actually encourage their victims to...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    so basically I was always really imaginative as a child I don't remember doing it as a kid cause I was very active and into sports and I also used to write a lot of stories. then...
    myownconsultant myownconsultant 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 6

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    My mother came for a visit to my house 5 years ago and has yet to leave... No seriously. She has been one of the most clingy, needy and emotionally abusive people that I've ever...
    tajadaja tajadaja 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    I used to be a social butterfly, surrounded by many friends and felt loved, now everyone judges me on my appearance . I was a loner last school year and everyone would just stare...
    pinkkisses1 pinkkisses1 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 18