F A T

May 19, 2017
By Jaye_ BRONZE, Ardmore, Oklahoma
Jaye_ BRONZE, Ardmore, Oklahoma
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Favorite Quote:
"You're braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." - Winne-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne.


 

One word decided my entire childhood

One word broke my heart time and time again

One word, so popular among peers, family, and even friends.

 

FAT

 

To many, this is all I was.

To many, my size was all that mattered.

To too many, I listened, and I believed.

 

FAT

 

I was not funny, or talented, or smart

I was not humble, or kind, or loving

I was not honest, or compassionate, or driven

I was just

 

FAT

 

At least, that is all that people saw.

At least, that is all that I saw.

All that I see.

 

FAT! FAT! FAT!

 

I just want to be free

I'm tired of being prisoner to this idea of the perfect body

I'm tired of crying and screaming to my reflection

I'm tired of hating myself

I'm just so

 

TIRED

 

of never being seen for more than my

 

f a t.



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