I Was A Fat Kid

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    I was a fat kid, teenager,

    and through college. My boyfriend called me fat all the time so it made me binge all the more. Dumping him when I hit rock bottom was probably the most heroic and hardest thing I'd ever done, because I was with him for three years and just so grateful to have a bf. But I...
    BlackEyedBean BlackEyedBean
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Dec 25, 2013

    I hadn't been always chunky,

    but for 4-5 years beginning at age 8, I puffed up to literally roly-poly status. I experience the discomfort, the sweating and straining of too much weight. As might be expected I was on the receiving end of jeers for being a fat-boy, not chosen until last in sports and...
    draftydrawers draftydrawers
    66-70
    1 Response Nov 3, 2015

    Life Gets Better

    My body started bulking up when I was around eight years old. This was in spite of the fact that I was an active child and my skinny siblings and I ate the same food, all in moderation. Relatives and complete strangers made rude remarks and gave unsolicited advice. Classmates...
    satori89 satori89
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 7, 2012

    Fat Baby

    Well I doubt this is what most people in this group will mean. But i was a fat baby. I grew out of it at some point. But I was heavy to carry around apparently. And in the pictures, you can just see the rolls of fat, and the chunky arms and legs. It's so strange, because later on...
    anadude anadude
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Oct 8, 2009
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