I Loved Reading Comics As A Kid

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    I Remember...

    ...I was addicted to Archies comics. I loved reading them when I was a kid. My mom had a huge collection, and she hid them from me because "I was too young for them and they would rot my brains", but I still managed to steal a few from time to time and read them secretly. Ah...
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123
    18-21, F
    Jun 13, 2010

    I kinda still do. But

    as a kid, comics helped me to overcome the anxiety and issues i had in life, and took me to another world. That meant so much to me. It gave me a very happy part of my childhood, when i went through some rough times. The superheroes stood up for what was right, no matter what...
    awesomeguy3125 awesomeguy3125
    31-35, M
    Jul 28, 2015

    Loved Them

    When I was a little kid, the local high school kids would come around every year selling magazines to fund the senior class trip and my mom would buy me a subscription to a different Marvel comic. I have fond memories of long hours spent wide-eyed with my comics featuring The...
    Bighammer Bighammer
    36-40, M
    Jul 8, 2010

    My dad introduced me to comics

    and read them to me before I could read on my own. On Sundays we used to go to the newsagents together, he got newspapers for himself and comics for me; if I close my eyes I can almost smell the printed paper. I was introduced to Donnald Duck Mickie Mouse Popye Tiramolla (a...
    time2qwerty time2qwerty
    46-50, F
    Jan 23, 2016

    Yes, Yes I Did.

    I still have the first issue of the Sonic the Hedgehog comic. And most of the issues 1-153. :D I still read them today too. :)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses May 13, 2010

    Hey Kids! Comics!

    I distinctly remember the day I spent my lunch money on a Detective and a Dr. Strange. Rolled them around my right shin and pulled my sock up over them. I find it impossible to believe the eleven year olds of today will love the crap that is being produced now as much as I...
    theEviltoadman theEviltoadman
    51-55, M
    Mar 2, 2013
    ThePhilomath ThePhilomath
    31-35, M
    Jan 6, 2015
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