I Was An Ugly Duckling

think you were an ugly kid, but people tell you you are pretty or handsome today 19 People

    I Looked Like Steve Buscemi As A Kid… Before He Fixed His Teeth

    As a little baby, I was absolutely, irresistibly adorable (and an only pampered child of older parents who never thought that could have a kid). I was tiny, blonde, with huge blue eyes and a wonderful smile. My first memory as a child was being in my cradle and blowing my nose...
    fishsweeper fishsweeper
    56-60, F
    1 Response Aug 14, 2012

    I was an ugly duckling growing up.

    I had big 80's glasses, an overbite, crooked teeth and acne. I hid my face behind long hair and didn't talk. I was painfully shy. I wore long formless dresses to my ankles and wasn't allowed to talk to people. I was in a religious cult where we were segregated from "worldly...
    Solfeggio Solfeggio
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 24, 2014

    I Was One

    I find it strange that people find me handsome today. I was the kid that in school who never had a date. Picked last for all the playground teams. Was bullied, harassed, teased. Today, people flirt with me... I dont know why... Its confusing, cause I still feel like that poor red...
    hotroddot39 hotroddot39
    41-45, M
    1 Response Nov 10, 2010

    My Driver’S License Photo

    Sometimes I feel like Karma is getting back at me. I try to do the right thing all the time (well. almost all of the time..), I’m kind to other people, and I’m not vain (extremely)… But the driver’s license place always crushes my ego with the photo on my card. Sometimes...
    fishsweeper fishsweeper
    56-60, F
    1 Response Mar 12, 2013

    I had super short boy hair

    and braces and huge glasses D: people made fun of me in middle school and called me a nerdy virgin girl :/ ah well who cares now lol
    MarieMe21 MarieMe21
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 9, 2015

    I used to have so little self esteem,

    about my looks when i was younger. I was made fun off, never liked by a boy. Feeling rejected, without self confidence to get into activities my friends did. I was being made fun of. All i wanted was to be pretty, like that would have changed my life, make me feel better. I...
    PineappleE PineappleE
    22-25, F
    Jan 11, 2014
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