I just want you to be happy.
Because you’re [a certain BMI], you’re at higher risk for heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure…”
“I don’t understand why you’re fat. I’ve never seen you eat very much at all.”
When is the baby due
I don’t date heavy girls.
Don’t you WANT to be thinner?
How can you be ok with yourself?
I just want to know what you are doing for your health and longevity.
“Diets do work! My <mom/sister/self/partner/teacher/parole officer> lost XX pounds on <insert plan>!”
I can’t believe how FAT I was in this photo!
You’re not fat–you’re beautiful!
But everyone knows that being fat is just unhealthy!
‘Sitting is the new sugar.
It isn’t flattering
It is my opinion and I am allowed an opinion
You’re so brave for wearing/doing that!
Clothing Company Marketing: We make clothes for all shapes and sizes!
Clothing Company Website: Clothes only go up to a size 24
Are you pregnant?
I mean, I’m a big girl, but I’m not enormous!
If you lost weight, you’d be a knockout.
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