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Words can hurt. Written or said. Let's just be more aware?...

Things People Say to … Fat People 2 January 2015 No Comment Something happened when I was at the hair saloon today. … A woman in her 30s entered a hair saloon, and some 30 seconds later, a hairdresser in her 50s casually commented: ‘Whoaaa…you are so fat now! Really fat! You want to compete with your mother ya …?’ … I was there, and I thought, ‘HUH? What did I just hear?’ Ppfft. Seriously, I find it interesting how some people can make such comments and NOT feel it can hurt another’s feeling. I mean, as far as I know, no one wants to be big and fat. And, such comments can never (and should never) be uttered by anyone, to anyone. Gee. I had such comments given to me like, 20 years ago. I was chubby, flabby and I had relatives making jokes again and again about my body. It wasn’t funny. It wasn’t nice. But I smiled to them anyway as I thought that’s the polite thing to do. …...

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