The Shield

You are beautiful

Ellen Cooper, Staff Writer

March 2, 2016

“You’re really pretty for a fat girl.” “You have such a pretty face.” “You’d be so much prettier if you just lost a little weight.” These are all phrases people have said about me directly to my face, and they hurt. Who says my fat isn’t beautiful? Society, that’s who. Media bombards us ...

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