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82. Did anyone ever say anything to you that made you see yourself differently, on a physical and especially sartorial level?
My mother told me I had my grandmother's hips. It still hurts years later
Yes on a physical way
My college roommate Lizzy told me "you're a very flamboyant woman" when I was 21. She's right. My frame, my style, and my bold silhouettes are
When I was a kid and a teenager I was always mistaken for being much older than I was (I think because I hit puberty young and had a fairly serious personality) so I just went forward thinking that I looked old for my age. In my mid twenties people started mistaking me for a teenager, and told me it was because I was baby-faced, and I'd never thought of myself that way before. It made me feel more comfortable wearing clothes like trainers or hoodies, which I'd previously thought I couldn't pull off because I thought I looked like I was an older person trying to look young, rather than just a younger person dressing appropriately.
my housemate said the other day 'you're like a wandering art gallery'. that was the biggest compliment I got in a while. it's all women artists, guerilla girls approved.
Not really no.
My first boyfriend told me I was the most intimidating girl he’d ever met. I put that down to my RBF, but it made me look at my presence in a different light.
Yes they told me my shopping is good.
Not that I recall. I don't engage in conversation with strangers often.
Some days my neuropathy and cancer get me down and I have to wear winter boots and gloves.