I Pierced My Own Ears

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    My Sister And I, Aged 4 And 7

    My mother told me and my sister that we were too young to get our ears pierced. Emmylou was 4 and I was 7. I had wanted my ears pierced desperately, as so many girls in my class had done. And naturally Emmylou wanted to do what I did. But Mama said no, and we had no choice but to...
    adventureolive adventureolive
    22-25, F
    Oct 21, 2011

    I just did mine earlier this week at 17 years

    old! My mother had thrown a fit while I was a baby over my ears being pierced and I didn't have the courage to shove a needle through my ear until recently. Funny part: it hurt for five seconds as I broke major skin in my earlobe then the exact opposite happened immediately...
    Mystixalmermaidofdoom Mystixalmermaidofdoom
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 14, 2015

    First.

    My best friend has pierced her own ears multiple times, so after we dyed our hair, I pushed the sharpened stud through my ear. It burned a little at first, then it faded to a pulsing warmth. It was totally worth it =D
    BloodOrange BloodOrange
    16-17, F
    Sep 8, 2008

    Pain

    I pierce my ears when I have anxiety or I am feeling depressed... It helps
    Oneof4seasons Oneof4seasons
    18-21, F
    Aug 30, 2013

    Ever since I was thirteen

    and even over the years and having them professionally done- they have never turned out as good as when I personally pierce them myself. Now I've got five of them and they have healed up nicely.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response May 31, 2015
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