I 'm Way Tougher Than I Look

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    I might say "rawr" like im a little baby

    dinosaur and give to many hugs and cry a lot and act innocent but that don't mean I can pinn u to the ground and bash ur face in or have my little doggie(dashound/pittbull) chew u from the ankles down(the picture connected is my dog)
    mythlover mythlover
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Mar 30, 2015

    I was playing basketball

    and this boy said you can't dunk that I ran and dunked it in him how you like me now so I can be competitive so...
    Skylar2003 Skylar2003
    13-15, F
    Nov 8, 2014

    I'm sweet as sugar. Cold

    as ice. Hurt me once. I'll break you twice.
    BeautifulDayDream BeautifulDayDream
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Apr 17, 2015

    Today, someone tried to tell me

    that I was not going to be successful... and I listened to what the person had to say, but in the end I decided that my fate isn't determined by just one person. it is determined by me, my reactions/actions, my attitude, and my desires. I will ultimately fail or win on my own...
    colorfulSoul colorfulSoul
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 1

    Sometimes when I sneezes,

    earthquake erupts.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 9, 2015

    I don't have any tattoos

    or piercings, so you'll have to settle for my love handles as proof of my bold and dangerous life choices.
    MglMndt MglMndt
    18-21, M
    1 Response Aug 13, 2015

    I'm tougher than I look,

    because after every thing that goes wrong or has went wrong; I can still pick myself up and say I love me. I like to think that makes me strong. I may not be able to beat someone twice my size into the dirt. I may not even be able to stand against most people my size, But I can...
    Strange2Confused Strange2Confused
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Sep 8, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 14, 2015

    Don't get me wrong, I'm a sweetheart

    and I'd never cause any harm to anyone without good reason, but I think my favourite thing in the world is the look on people's faces when they realise I won't take any ****. Once in a nightclub this guy was dancing with me, and he seemed harmless so I was fine with it, until...
    lynnealine lynnealine
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 6, 2015

    I am tiny. 4'11" 78 lb 14 yr old.

    You see what I mean? Of course, people see my bony frame and small size and assume I can't throw a punch or lift a crate. I am a drummer, people. I lift my entire floor tom and cymbals to reposition them DAILY. In the school band, all the other percussionists ditch early and...
    stormthenb stormthenb
    16-17
    4 Responses Jun 5, 2015

    lol im super tough! you cant mess with me ;) my

    older bro always picks on me n he knows im gonna get him back!
    JennaRee JennaRee
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Jun 21, 2015

    most of the boys are scared of me

    because I have an explosive temper. plus I hit someone over the head with a metal bottel for steeling my drink
    welshwiccan920 welshwiccan920
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Nov 15, 2015

    Some people got to find

    that out the hard way
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 27, 2015

    I feel like with what i have gone through with

    my parents divorce and them arguing all the time and my relationship ruined because of a divorce and growing up the last 10 years without my dad close by and my mother's kidney failure and a heartbreak that i am tougher than i look but with my own recent health problems and...
    ReallyConfusedTeen ReallyConfusedTeen
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Mar 22

    just recently i had some conversations with

    someone on here, she claims to be real, but i have been here to long to know who real and who are not real, name of this person is. LBMTSKAEAASBRLSDSCALQ14. she is a fake and a big mouth,
    secretad secretad
    51-55, M
    Jul 14, 2015
    reeessa reeessa
    16-17, F
    Oct 21, 2014

    4 summers ago there was this dude around my

    neighborhood who kept harassing me he finally caught me on a bad day , and I was having non of his crap . It was a cook out at someone's house he decided to hit me and I just started choking the hell out of him and ramming him against the wall , until someone broke us up and...
    Iamalostcause Iamalostcause
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jun 8, 2015

    at one point i was tougher then my boyfriend i

    could take him down so quick it wasn't even funny. now since he started working out he's tougher then me.
    xxpawprintsxx xxpawprintsxx
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 27, 2015

    I can beat people's ***

    if they mess with me
    ashleylovesniallhoran13 ashleylovesniallhoran13
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Aug 24, 2015

    I may be 5'3 an a lady,

    but I'll whoop some ***. I may wear a dress, but I have a hard time keeping them clean. I may go out with the girls, but I grew up with the boys. Don't underestimate me just because I act like a girl, because underneath all the 'froufrou, pink, and lace', is basically a...
    Sunflower96 Sunflower96
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 28, 2014

    it's probably hereditary.

    my dad is tall and skinny with a thin layer of fat and my mom is short with what looks like a lot more fat but is probably a thin layer over bulky muscle. i look kind of hefty when i dress conservatively but when i wear shorts and a tshirt you can see more muscle. given its...
    Pangy54321 Pangy54321
    22-25, M
    Mar 6

    I Look Cute But I'M Fierce!!!!

    Most of people in my life confuse me for somebody else. I always let people act first then I show them who I really am. it's not fair that people think that I'm a ***** sometimes for changing my attitude towards them at certain point. you don't mess with me, you don't have to see...
    Dreamloto Dreamloto
    31-35, F
    2 Responses May 18, 2013

    I'm a very tough cookie

    and proud about it in the matter of fact so being treated like a kid and being overprotective of me is extremely irritating. I know that I'm being a total brat here and no one would do that if they don't really love me but I really really really can't help myself from feeling...
    lienn lienn
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 18, 2015

    The crappy thing about breaking up with anyone,

    but especially someone verbally and emotionally abusive- is dealing with the feelings of heart break... Not for the loss of the relationship; I stand by the fact that I made a really great decision to get out... But the questions I'm faced with now... How did I get wrapped up...
    siren1226 siren1226
    31-35, F
    Jun 9, 2015

    I may looks weak, but mess with me

    or my friends and family and you'll be sorry
    annonymous56 annonymous56
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 6, 2015

    Can I Sell You Some Swamp Land?

    I have been scrolling through my experiences and this is one that every time I see it I think, what was I thinking?  I wish I was tougher than I look but I'm not.  I think I do a pretty good job of projecting it, I suppose it's a defense.  I have a very difficult time...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 23, 2012
    Fernblaze101 Fernblaze101
    13-15
    Sep 6, 2015

    I may not rise the rodeo Bulls

    but I'm bout as tuff as woodpecker lips
    ridge76 ridge76
    26-30, M
    Jun 5, 2015

    My best friends call me freakishly strong.

    I'm petite and young looking. So I tend to surprise others when I can lift things most women refuse to try. I used to work in retail and lifting heavy things was common. Often I'd have old women be the one to assume more than anyone I needed a Man for help when most of the time...
    OnlyFriends8 OnlyFriends8
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 28, 2015

    I'm 1m75 and I only weigh somewhere around 46

    kilos but I'm pretty tough! I can get up, dust myself off and get on with life. I'm not defined by any one thing that happens to me! I'm a survivor!
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Nov 20, 2014

    A older boy in the 8th grade (im 7th) called me

    a wuss cuz i said that weed sux. I was talking to my friend anw but he overheard us. At 1st i pretend i didnt hear anything cz I hate trouble n it aint none of his business but obv he thought i was scared so he called me a wuss 3 more times pointing at me then talked **** about...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jun 5, 2015

    All of my kindness is taken

    for weakness... but when push comes to shove...I'll fight back. slw
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Feb 27, 2015

    Yes, I might hug too much

    and I like kittens, but if you hurt try to hurt me/my friends I will stab you with a pencil and snap your neck, and feed you to my guinea-pigs. :)
    madisonalone madisonalone
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Mar 30, 2015

    I look tough and I act tough.

    I hate crying in public and I always act happy when I am not... Because I dont like to talk about my thoughts or feelings. So, to avoid questions I act like I'm okay. So today I sort of had a thing going in that really caught me into its web. I said something I shouldn't and...
    orcaliber orcaliber
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 8, 2015

    I'm a small frame female.

    I hate when strangers say I need to eat a burger. First of all you don't even know me, just because I'm super small and the biggest size I wear is 4 doesn't mean I don't eat. Doesn't mean I don't work out. Doesn't mean I can't lift almost 200 pounds with my legs. Doesn't mean I...
    siwiir1 siwiir1
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 6, 2015

    i love it when people under estimate me,

    then when i prove them wrong i love the shock expression on their faces... :)
    eternallight351 eternallight351
    31-35, F
    Mar 14, 2014

    Aww....I am all girl

    but when push comes down to shove I can steel myself to do absolutely anything that I feel needs to be done. Nobody ever guesses until the time comes though. They all think I am just a sweet little thing.
    TKD1 TKD1
    51-55, F
    1 Response Mar 22, 2014

    I'm dorky and nerdy,

    but don't mess with me, you will regret it
    SurpriseMeToday SurpriseMeToday
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Jun 6, 2015

    I look weak, I act weak,

    but I know how to fight, I know I am strong, I have many ways to win a fight, so don't let my fragile looking figure fool you, I'm not afraid to fight back. All the guys I meet think that I am a little weakling, well until they see me hold my own in a fight.
    AlphaOfAPack AlphaOfAPack
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Feb 27

    I am 5 2" and I wear floral print sundresses

    but I am fairly certain I could take you down
    littlerayofsunshine666 littlerayofsunshine666
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 16

    sweet as pie cold as ice shoot me

    once I'll shoot u twice
    anshaw anshaw
    13-15, F
    2 Responses May 9, 2015

    A lot of people assume

    that I look like a little kid despite being in my early 20's. And on top of being mildly autistic, they automatically believe that I'm somehow naive and innocent. But I've been through quite a lot of hardships in life and I've encountered a lot of difficult and even abusive...
    LittleMidnight LittleMidnight
    22-25
    2 Responses Sep 7, 2015

    I hate that just because I'm tiny everyone

    thinks I'm not tough. Like I told someone if they touch me I'll knock them down and everyone laughed just because of my size. And the kindness and sweetness everyone thinks I am, is an act. I can be a true cold hearted ***** when I choose to be
    trippingGALAXY trippingGALAXY
    13-15, F
    Sep 20, 2015
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