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I Pretended To Be An Amputee

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    Great Pretending

    As a little boy I was captivated by persons with a missing a limb or walking on crutches. I dreamed of a white long leg cast, but unfortunately I never needed one. When I had grown up I still had that strange desire of being an amputee and so I decided to buy a pair of forearm...
    roqueroque2 roqueroque2 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 8, 2013

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    I Pretended To Be An Amputee

    When I was a kid, I would take a belt and tie up my leg or arm and try to do things as an amputee.  I've always had a thing for, been fascinated by and attracted to people with differences.  Not sure why that is.  I was born around the time of thalidomide, maybe...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 30, 2010

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    Hi everyone here :-) I am a DAK amputee

    pretender and wannabe from Australia. Would be nice to meet likeminded and understanding people to maybe pretend together and share experiences.
    Malbiid Malbiid 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 24

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    Watching For Amputee'S

    Having biid for sixty plus years, I'm always looking for amputees,whether at supermarkets,big box stores or anywhere I go out in public. I have learn from many years of experience, when you are looking and hoping to locate an amputee,9 times out of 10 they are know where to be...
    les1 les1 66-70, M Feb 25, 2013

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    Purging?

    Maybe someboycan help me with this what I've found on other site BIID.org: "Every once in a while when the shame and guilt becomes unbearable, transabled individuals throw these things out. Part of the hope is that by getting rid of the tangible "toys", the shameful BIID related...
    gkubinski gkubinski 36-40, M 1 Response Jun 11, 2013

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    Empty Sleeve

    I DON`T KNOW WHERE TO START.THIS IS THE FIRST TIME I`VE GONE PUBLIC.WOULD LIKE YOUR COMMENTS I AM ATTRACTED TO FEMALE ARM AMPUTEES WHO LET THE THIER EMPTY SLEEVE JUST DANGLE.I TOLD MY FIRST WIFE ABOUT THIS.SHE SAID OK IT WOULD NOT BOTHER HER.WHAT A LIE.SHE SAID NASTY THINGS TO...
    kingo12 kingo12 70+, M 2 Responses Oct 10, 2010

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    One Leg Pretending

    I use to just do it at home. Now, after realizing that I am not alone, I have begun pretending in public areas too. I fold and wrap up my right leg tightly so I look like a real amputee. Some people stare, most go about their business. I just feel like the "real" me doesn't need...
    ampspotter ampspotter 36-40 3 Responses Dec 26, 2011

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    I Bought A Second Prosthesis For Somebody Who Would Like To Pretend

    i still hope to meet somebody who also likes pretending to be an amputee. i think it would be a great pleasure doing it together. so i bought a second prosthesis which i would give away to somebody who would like to pretend too. if there is somebody out there who would like to...
    roqueroque2 roqueroque2 46-50, M 1 Response May 20, 2013

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    Pretending With Peg Legs

    This started even earlier, but when I was about 10 years old I built myself a peg leg. I would fold up my right leg inside my pants and walk around on it. After I became proficient at it, I thought one day "what if a one legged man had an accident, and lost his other leg? If he...
    dakampw dakampw 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 12, 2011

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    Life With Biid

    My story starts like other persons with biid, it started very young seeing amputees out in public mostly using crutches or arm amputees. In my younger years many people had contacted polio using leg braces and crutches,not many amputees used fake legs or arms as they called them...
    les1 les1 66-70, M 1 Response Dec 30, 2012

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    Dak Wannabe

    I cant rember when i started pretending. Some of my early memories involve me on crutches, looking for crutches at the goodwill and using them there while mom was shopping. I knocked over a model train set at a grage sail while useing a pair of crutches that where for sail there...
    1stamput2b 1stamput2b 26-30, M 2 Responses Dec 30, 2012

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    Sociological Survey

    Hello Please spread this information amongst all BIID friends you know:) My name is Grzegorz Kubinski, I'm a PhD in sociology and I'm writing a book about contemporary intimacy. But the subject I'm really interested in, is not the relationship between people, but between people...
    gkubinski gkubinski 36-40, M Jun 17, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    Hi since I last posted on here I have gone through several surgeries and have ended up having both arms amputated at the shoulders. I have been a quadruple amputee for a couple of...
    91bhill 91bhill 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 25

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    On june 11 2014 my girlfriend and I were riding home after work around 10:30 pm on a hilly county road , coming up to the top of a hill i seen one set of headlights then another...
    blahbla43 blahbla43 31-35, M Sep 14

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    First of all, I'm 16 years old. I was diagnosed with childhood depression when I was 8 years old, and have been bounced around with various mental diagnoses. Last year, I created...
    Theforgotten4 Theforgotten4 13-15, F Sep 6

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    Im a shadow. Just the opposite of you. There is no existence of me. That's what I believed always in my life. When I was a kid, I used to stand in the beach and look at the ocean...
    deltaofvenus deltaofvenus 22-25, M 4 hrs ago

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    I got so much more attention when I pretended to be jadah doll I know I sound like a ***** when I say that but everyone loved her and thought she was an angel and that's the exact...
    GIRLYGIRL894 GIRLYGIRL894 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 15

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    My childhood was hell. No family and no friends. Just bullies who had nothing beater to do than steal my clothes or knock me off my bike. When I was 12 got beaten up really badly I...
    Skye1997 Skye1997 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 30

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    ...pretty much every night when I take my prosthetics off and all weekend long. Both ways of getting around have their plusses and minuses, and I find myself planning several moves...
    petergavin69 petergavin69 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 7

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    I made people on the internet fall in love with. I did it because I wanted to feel loved and worthy. I pretended that i loved those people but I did not. I know I 'abused' people...
    appelpeer appelpeer 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    Love at First Sight A Strange Love Story, but True (Part 4) As unbelievable as this sounds, all my experiences are true. Schools in the U.S. are rewarded for identifying...
    RiverBedView RiverBedView 56-60, M 5 days ago

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    I had a huge crush on this boy, And I felt like I was doing everything fine... But I was trying to hard, I was trying to sit by him, I pretended I didn't even see him when I got...
    MayLuvsCookies MayLuvsCookies 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    A lot of weird things have been happening ever since my boy friend gave me his cross necklace that has been blessed by his grandmother who's a healer. He gave me the necklace...
    BelLovesYou BelLovesYou 16-17, F Aug 23

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    Hero For A Day The phone call came at around 11:30.... my mom was on the other end of the line and sounded like she was on the verge of a panic attack. ever polite, she asked what...
    SKiesterly SKiesterly 36-40, F Aug 23

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    i have cursed sum1 today.. and i am not sorry about it. i cant reveal how he pretended to be a les and tried getting close to me.. for whatever 'he' spoke and however 'he' made me...
    simplychat simplychat 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I was ostracized in high school. I would often hear people calling me ugly and crazy because of my Aspergers Syndrome. If I was not insulted, I would be nothing but a ghost. It...
    loveVictorandDumas loveVictorandDumas 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Yeah it has all been put into the light finally. Not a single person on this site, another site, the planet, this universe, or ever lkes me. Not a single freaking one, I mean I am...
    paciboy1418 paciboy1418 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    For the past 3 months i have just ignored everything.... Pretended like nothing has happened and just doing the utmost necessary things around the place I once called home. Seven...
    99hello99 99hello99 31-35, F Aug 24

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    I don't have much time ..my teacher told me I will be having 2:30 houred exams everyday for this week..yes he did.. But I have to get it out of me, get your opinion and also keep...
    sparkydream sparkydream 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    When I was 17 I had gone through a drastic change EP Link please read it first. Well let me tell you I didn't have the best relationship with my dad, my dad treated my brother...
    1993george 1993george 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    Kinder, Kirche, Kuche (Children, Church, Kitchen) Part Three - Chapter One Hundred Seventy One I took my shower first, then Robert. He came into the bedroom where I was sitting...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    I've taken note from the points for enhancements and also have personally resolved them. On that Take note I am delighted...They were so thrilled to be likely for their very first...
    Rileyrr1962 Rileyrr1962 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    I don't belong in this world, no lie. I am 17 & for too long now I have pretended I'm okay, well I'm not. Sick to death of my Mum, me and her have never gotten along we argue and...
    Maddie1O1 Maddie1O1 18-21, F Aug 27

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    ha.. Back in grade school I pretended I didn't know how to do my math.. I just wanted to smell my teacher. She smelled really good. :)
    musicvideographer musicvideographer 31-35, M Aug 27

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    I've only recently admitted that I was controlled by certain bullies for two years in school, and got to like it. In fact, there was one sadistic boy in particular, but I was the...
    rolledgoldboy rolledgoldboy 22-25 1 Response Aug 28

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    How I got to like it. I've only recently admitted that I was controlled by certain bullies for two years in school, and got to like it. In fact, there was one sadistic boy in...
    rolledgoldboy rolledgoldboy 22-25 Aug 28

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    It was only one time I succeeded and I did tried again but decided not to. I used to have a late problem when I was in the 7th grade. I was going through a lot of issues and...
    iAteYourCrayon iAteYourCrayon 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    Someone I love dearly told me once that they didn't understand my depression, and wouldn't pretend they did, but they would do anything they could to help me. That's probably the...
    ForBetterOrForWorse ForBetterOrForWorse 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    Im a 16 year old girl who pretends to be someone else in my mind. I started doing this when I was like 12 or 13. I pretend to be this really beautiful girl named Lily who has...
    ABB98 ABB98 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 28

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    So I have a tendency to try talking my way out of spankings, it usually works, the other night it didn't, and it was really sexy seeing him be so demanding and forceful, we were...
    Baileykayw2 Baileykayw2 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    Ive worn many masks in my life, pretended to be something I'm not just to fit in n feel some kind of normality....whatever that is! It doesn't matter what I do or try to be, I'll...
    cleef84 cleef84 26-30, M Aug 29

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    Everyone around me is so beautiful! I see good things in every person. I only see their good side and I don't focus on their bad side at all. I live in Australia and everyone here...
    Sib232228 Sib232228 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 29

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    Dear experience project,Hello, I hope you all are doing well.This is a little bit long, but I needed somewhere to vent.It all started at the ballet class at school, when I was told...
    Forgottencorpse Forgottencorpse 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    •I tried to balance the light switch in between on and off. •My mom told me the refrigerator light wasn't always on so I looked while I shut it waiting to see someone turning...
    hellerpeople hellerpeople 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    A couple of friends and I started using an ouija board just a little while ago, maybe a week ago, and have used it around 4 times from then to now. So I don't have to say my name...
    Vyvansetrance Vyvansetrance 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 31

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    Question for all of you lucky ladies who got their happy ending and are with your MM... Did he leave her, you two waited a bit, and then pretended you casually started dating? Or...
    lostanddistraught lostanddistraught 22-25, F 7 Responses Aug 31

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    Was it only me and my twin sister who had our own language or who pretended like we didn't know each other then make up a weird story about our mom and dad then suddenly figure out...
    nadirah96 nadirah96 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 31

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    Hey guysss So Saturday I went to my man’s house . So when I knocked his aunt opened the door and she kissed me. His all three aunts hugged me and begged me to stay but I said...
    InLove000 InLove000 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 31