I Hide My Scars

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    I wear something in my hand

    so no one could see my cuts and I fake a smile so no one would see the scars found in my heart.
    Silentsuffer Silentsuffer
    16-17, F
    Jun 21, 2014

    It Is Damn Hard!

    I can put on makeup, but I can't hide the crazy.
    SomewhereTomorrow SomewhereTomorrow
    18-21, F
    Oct 22, 2010

    I don't really know why.

    .. They are faded and no one would probably notice them. My scars make me feel vulnerable. I have them on my arms a few on my calf and several on my thigh. I hide them to feel safe I guess...
    Ofmiceandaimee Ofmiceandaimee
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 28, 2014

    I'm glad that it's getting colder out

    so I can wear long sleeves
    fhn0512 fhn0512
    18-21, F
    Nov 30, 2015

    I love them but I hide them

    and don't like showing others. They are personal
    iSceneGirl iSceneGirl
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 8, 2015

    I Want To Say It's Just For Convinience

    But I know that really, I'm just ashamed of them.
    StaticEmbrace StaticEmbrace
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 31, 2010

    The Scares I Cant Hide

    okay so ive lived in and out of foster care my whole life and in my years i have been stupid and tried to kill myself (not in 2 years) and the scares i have to hide day in and day out and i really dont know how i was pulled back into life but i am left with arms and legs that...
    Feb 10, 2013

    So this girl Kayla in my math class kind of

    figured out i cut We've been randomly joking around i class about how easy it is and she knows that i always draw all over myself but yesterday my day was horrible and something triggered me and i cut and it was down my arms this time.... When I was at math class we did our...
    murphy8 murphy8
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2013

    Mostly Emotional Scars

    I have a few scars that I hide but mainly it's emotional scars that I think of when I see this experience title.. I've always felt I have to keep everything hidden and just put on a facade of being fine and "normal" and pretend that I'm just like everyone else but it felt...
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Dec 3, 2010
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