Skinny Bashing

SO IT WOULD MEAN THE WORLD TO ME IF YOU COULD TAKE SOME TIME OUT OF YOUR DAY TO READ THIS AMAZING POST! xx

THE DIARY OF ELLIE

“Twiggy”

“You need to eat more”

“Skinny prick”

“Oh my god I can fit my whole hand around your wrist”

“I feel like you’re gonna snap when I hug you”

“Anorexic” 

“Your outfit would look better with a padded bra”

“Guys like meat to hold on to”

“We’ll need to fatten you up”

“How do you find clothes that fit you?”

These are all real things that real people have said to people who are naturally quite thin. Imagine thinking that you had the right to comment on someone’s weight, whether you thought what you was saying was a compliment. Calling someone skinny is the exact same thing as calling someone fat but when that happens people either laugh along or get called a bully. However, when us smaller people are told our hips look amazing because they stick through our skin we’re meant to smile, say thanks and accept…

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3 thoughts on “Skinny Bashing

  1. I read this full post, and I absolutely agree. When I was younger and still sometimes nowadays, people would call me a twig, because my wrists were really small and I never looked like I put on weight. Great post, I really connected with this.

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