I Am Finally Beginning To Accept Being Petite
“Sit your little body down,” my large-bodied elementary school teacher exclaimed loudly in class. A few of my classmates giggled. My body twinged as embarrassment took over my body.
From since I was a little girl, I was self conscious about my weight. While adult women always admired my petite frame and long hair, I felt bad that I wasn’t a “normal” weight like my friends and peers.
Right before middle school I started puberty. I grew taller, developed full breasts, and started my period pretty early. But I was still skinny! I…