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    Glasses

    I dont yet need glasses and last eye test suggests I wont need to but I just wanted to assure the ladies who do have to wear them that there are plenty of guys out there who find women that wear glasses even more attractive than those who dont.
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Dec 2, 2009

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    I love wearing glasses.

    They're a lot more fun than they used to be. I push them up my nose when I'm nervous and I like to wear them loose so that they're always coming down my nose. When I used to sell glasses my district manager hated that!!! The best part is when my boyfriend takes them off when...
    larisahhh larisahhh 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 24, 2014

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    I never knew how bad my eyesight was

    until I started wearing glasses
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 6, 2014

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    The days finally came.

    .. I got glasses, and I always thought I'd never would need them.
    doubletimeit doubletimeit 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I have myopia and astigmatism!

    Since I'm nearsighted, I obviously need the glasses to see from a far, but some days I wake up! And it's literally like bad with the glasses or worse without them. I got prescribed glasses about a year or two ago! Could my eye sight have changed?
    ofthisgirl90 ofthisgirl90 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    My eye doctor actually told me

    that I didn't need glasses. I just got them because the rest of my family did and I wanted us to look... cohesive, LOL. But from wearing them so often, I noticed they do make my sight sharper ;-)
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 14, 2014

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    Hey everyone. This ones abit of a mood dampener.

    When I was 17 I was diagnosed with an eye condition, called keratoconus. Before I was 17 I had perfect vision, since then my vision ha deteriorated rapidly. It's not normal bad vision such as long/short sighted. (Google images keratoconus vision if u want to see what my vision...
    bluescholarschesk bluescholarschesk 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 13, 2013

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    I have glasses too. I'm

    both near and far sighted.
    ForeverANomad ForeverANomad 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 1, 2014

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    I have glasses. I have

    for over 10 years. Hoping to get LASIK surgery to get rid of them. I've always hated them
    jlhhlj123 jlhhlj123 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    They Say That Men Don't Make Passes At Women Who Wear Glasses

    I can tell you that is absolutely not true.  A  survey found 45% of men found women who wear glasses more intelligent and sexier than those who don't.  But yes, it does get in the way of kissing.
    Hannah777 Hannah777 36-40, F 36 Responses Mar 11, 2010

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    I Like Mine.

    I remember when I was a kid, I used to beg my mom for glasses.  I could tell my vision wasn't the best. She finally buckled and we went through the fun fun trip of getting them.   I almost regretted getting them, since my eyes are extremely oversensitive. I wore...
    meowmeowface meowmeowface 36-40, F 1 Response May 31, 2007

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    I have horrible vision.

    I got glasses when I was young, around 6 or so. I am nearsighted, but I wear contacts normally.
    IngensImpetum IngensImpetum 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 1

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    I hate them and haven't wore them in a month

    or two but yet somebody asked me today where are your glasses (idiots) in hate them
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 20, 2014

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    Rite Of Passage

    I finally got around to having my eyes examined last week. My vision is changing and I thought all they had to do was tweak my prescription. I have trouble seeing far distances so thats why I wear glasses. Never had a problem seeing close up... until now. Doc tells me that...
    Mahal1023 Mahal1023 46-50, F 5 Responses Oct 1, 2012

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    I dont wear them all the time

    because it just makes me look all nerdy and teacher-esque which is so not attractive hahah but i put them on when I'm in class because if i dont, all the equations and words on the board just look like a blurry mess, and i look like a retard squinting trying to decipher them...
    Angelyn2097 Angelyn2097 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 19

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    I Hate Wearing Glasses!

    I have to wear glasses because I can't see anything up close but I totally hate them! They make me look like a total dweeb no matter what I wear or how I fix my hair. They kinda give me headaches sometimes because I'm still not used to them. Plus it's like really annoying...
    hannapg13 hannapg13 18-21, F 16 Responses Jul 26, 2012

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    So in elementary if you had glasses it meant

    you were smart. I was the only one at my table who didnt have glasses and I felt left out & stupid. So one night I prayed to god to give me glasses, so I could look cool & smart. Literally 3 weeks later I had to get glasses because I couldn't see far away. & ever since then I...
    SweetLuvvv SweetLuvvv 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 17, 2014

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    Been wearing them since grade school,

    don't think it's gonna end any time soon...I think I look cute in them anyway ✌️
    sailorantares sailorantares 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 3, 2014

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    I got my first pair of glasses

    when I was like 12 or so but I didn't like them because back then they were the old crappy wire frame ones. I finally decided to get a new pair after I finished school. I got a new pair about a year ago though that are probably my favourite ones I've had
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 8, 2014

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    Had a dream someone broke my glasses.

    Glad it was just a dream
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 1, 2014

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    It Is Scary But

    It is scary being so dependent on glasses PoeticRejection, but I never seem to lose that amazing buzz I get each morning when I grope for mine and slip them. I can't expain why but I feel so special. Like you my eyes keep getting worse and I...
    Katriona Katriona 16-18, F 6 Responses Jun 27, 2007

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    I faked them out for a long time in grade

    school by memorizing the letters on the eye tests while waiting for my turn. They finally caught me in about seventh grade. I gave them a good run, I am so blind that I can't see the big E on the eye test,   I wear contacts a lot of the time though.
    TKD1 TKD1 46-50, F 3 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F Oct 8, 2014

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    I'm getting my new glasses next Saturday.

    .. Apparently I've got a little more blinder :c but I picked out some nice glasses haha. I might try out contact lenses too.
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 6, 2014

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    Even though doing "this" May have me seeing

    20/20, I'll keep my glasses on instead.This looks ridiculous.Thanks for the ad EP!!!
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 1

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    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 24 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    bnaesf bnaesf 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 19

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    But I Hate It.

    I have pretty purple glasses now but I still don't like that I do. I would love to have laser eye surgery. I hate how in movies when the plain girl turns into the desirable girl they always let her hair down and remove her glasses. WTF?
    omgseriously omgseriously 36-40, F 7 Responses Apr 3, 2012

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    And yes I use them to see.

    Without them I can't even see 12 inches infront of me.... I uses to hate glasses, mom always got the cheap ugly ones for me since my eyes were constantly getting worse with each visit. I got to wear contacts for quite a few years, wore them religiously, now that I'm out of...
    ariecon23 ariecon23 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 1, 2014

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    bnaesf bnaesf 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 19

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    I started getting bad eyesight in second grade

    but i didn't get my first pair until i was 9. I hated wearing them, i used to squint which probably made my eyesight worse. Anyways, it then just became part of my life. i wear them everyday, all day, never really thinking much of it. people would comment on how the different...
    cillasavage cillasavage 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 9, 2013

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    They make you look smarter

    and enhances your appearance. I could easily swap my glasses for contacts, but I would feel so naked without glasses.
    Paul1538 Paul1538 26-30, M 3 Responses Mar 14, 2014

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    So, I'm officially glassified.

    Got me a pair this past week. My vision is good its just since I work in an environment where I tend to look at a bright screen for 8+ hours it takes a toll on your vision. At first you don't realize it but after you get off the screen everything becomes hazed, blurred and hard...
    DenKarp DenKarp 18-21, M 3 Responses Feb 8, 2014

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    I'm on my 7th pair since 2000.

    I might be getting a new pair this June.
    Balloonboy33 Balloonboy33 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    booklover14 booklover14 13-15, F 4 Responses Nov 18, 2014

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    Here is the picture (where I'm not wearing

    glasses) in reference to my previous post :)
    ssaini9999 ssaini9999 18-21, F 8 Responses May 24, 2014

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    MysteryAbove MysteryAbove 70+ 3 days ago

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    Not Everybody Will Approve Of This

    I started wearing glasses at the age of 12. I had perfect eyesight then. One day I tried on a classmate's glasses in front of the mirror. We both thought that I looked good with glasses. Hers were too strong for me to wear longer than five minutes but she gave me her old pair...
    caytlyn caytlyn 18-21 12 Responses Jul 18, 2011

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    I am as blind as a bat.

    o.o My eyesight really is the worst. I've had glasses since I was like, 10 or 11. And I used to hate them, but I've grown really fond of glasses. xD I like how they make your face look less plain and boring, and it adds to how nice your eyes look, too. o.o So, teens who are...
    ThatAwkwardPanda ThatAwkwardPanda 13-15 1 Response Sep 30, 2014

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    bnaesf bnaesf 36-40, M Jan 19

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    Cowgirl1992 Cowgirl1992 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2014

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    I have new glasses. Woohoo!

    My eyes look normal now, not the size of tennis balls anymore :)
    Mahsa99 Mahsa99 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 17, 2014

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    Finally Gave In

    I was supposed to have glasses at 11-12 but I refused to wear them at school or in public. Only wore them at home watching tv etc. I couldnt stand having something in my face. At 13 I tried contacts but I couldn't make it work, so I just decided to be half blind for a few years...
    untethered90 untethered90 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 21, 2013

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    I love having glasses tbh,

    I feel like they make me look better :)
    Lanigga14 Lanigga14 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 3, 2014

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    I got glasses about 3 months ago

    and they are blue and white. But I look like a nerd in them. There's nothing wrong with looking like a nerd, but it's still feels weird wearing them because I'm not quite used to them.
    TimidGrl01 TimidGrl01 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 1

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    I don't wear them much bc I look bad with

    glasses but I just look retarded in class when I'm squinting at the board
    Lollipop948 Lollipop948 13-15, M 3 Responses Jan 10

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    And I like guys who wear glasses.

    One of my guy friends looks so sweetly adorable in glasses. I've been physically attracted to this guy before. I seem to have a thing for men with glasses. I find it really attractive and it makes a person look more elegant. But the only glasses I really like on men are the ones...
    JD0121 JD0121 31-35, F Oct 12, 2014

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    Check out our videos about Girls Who Wear

    Glasses! I am legally blind and have worn glasses since I was 6 years old! Thank God glasses are trendy now, so my writing partner and I decided to make a series of videos about different types of glasses personalities :-D
    carlton8132 carlton8132 26-30, F Sep 30, 2014

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    Got my first pair of reading glasses shortly

    after I turned forty. Only needed them for reading so I didn't wear them all the time. Every two years the prescriptions kept getting stronger. Before I was fifty I had my first pair of bifocals. The more I used the glasses the more I needed them. Each time I went to get an eye...
    marriedup marriedup 56-60, M a week ago

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    Putting on your glasses

    after cleaning them is one of the BEST feelings. I can see clearly now, the rain has gone!
    almaera almaera 18-21, F 1 Response May 23, 2014

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    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 7, 2014

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    Im far sighted. I broke my glasses by accident

    :$ . I was a chick magnet in them xD .
    Yungneechie Yungneechie 13-15, M Jan 29