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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-18-07 08:04 AM
Response to Reply #34
39. Thanks Hippo_Tron!
Yeah, what's so hard about it? I had a friend who lost a bunch of weight years ago and that's what I said when I saw her.
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  -Things not to say to someone who's lost a lot of weight... grace0418  Jul-17-07 04:02 PM   #0 
  - Do these people think they are talking to an infant?  WakeMeUp   Jul-17-07 04:05 PM   #1 
  - You did great. Thank you!  grace0418   Jul-17-07 04:08 PM   #2 
  - On the flip flop  BOSSHOG   Jul-17-07 04:08 PM   #3 
  - Ouch! I bet you'll never say that again.  grace0418   Jul-17-07 04:12 PM   #4 
  - Somebody asked me that once.  hippywife   Jul-17-07 06:47 PM   #21 
  - You're nice.  SmokingJacket   Jul-17-07 06:53 PM   #23 
  - How does that joke go?  crispini   Jul-18-07 08:31 AM   #42 
  - Congrats to you and your husband!  AverageJoe   Jul-17-07 04:12 PM   #5 
  - Thanks AverageJoe!  grace0418   Jul-17-07 04:15 PM   #6 
  - thats pure jealousy  judaspriestess   Jul-17-07 04:18 PM   #7 
  - They are usually situations where you can't call the person out and not be rude yourself.  grace0418   Jul-17-07 04:23 PM   #9 
     - Try this  pagerbear   Jul-18-07 09:16 AM   #44 
        - Good one! I'll remember that.  grace0418   Jul-18-07 09:44 AM   #47 
  - Congratulations.  ThomCat   Jul-17-07 04:18 PM   #8 
  - Thanks ThomCat!  grace0418   Jul-17-07 04:29 PM   #10 
  - Congratulations to you and your husband, grace.  SeattleGirl   Jul-17-07 04:36 PM   #11 
  - Well I'm too nice to actually say them, I just like thinking of them! Thanks and good  grace0418   Jul-17-07 04:43 PM   #13 
  - The triplets' father has lost more than 150 pounds since Super Bowl Sunday....  greatauntoftriplets   Jul-17-07 04:38 PM   #12 
  - 150 lbs in 6 months? WOW! Good for him. He must be working hard.  grace0418   Jul-17-07 04:45 PM   #14 
     - He's at a sort of plateau right now, which is common.  greatauntoftriplets   Jul-17-07 07:22 PM   #26 
        - I'm on one too. I'm not stressing about it because I can still feel my body changing  grace0418   Jul-17-07 11:26 PM   #28 
        - Best of luck to you...  greatauntoftriplets   Jul-18-07 08:08 PM   #51 
        - Stay the @#%$^#$%$ away from the scale!  pagerbear   Jul-18-07 09:53 AM   #49 
           - The physician has a weigh-in every Monday...  greatauntoftriplets   Jul-18-07 08:07 PM   #50 
  - People can be assholes  Connonym   Jul-17-07 04:53 PM   #15 
  - I know what you mean. On the flipside I know that people just want to tell you  grace0418   Jul-17-07 05:02 PM   #16 
  - I've lost 15 lbs  undeterred   Jul-17-07 05:05 PM   #17 
  - I'm sorry undeterred.  grace0418   Jul-17-07 05:19 PM   #18 
  - Good for you!  LibraLiz1973   Jul-17-07 05:22 PM   #19 
  - Thanks and good luck to you! I hope you don't also have similar comments made  grace0418   Jul-17-07 05:32 PM   #20 
  - I would have merely said " You look good " but I don't even comment anymore  TK421   Jul-17-07 06:51 PM   #22 
  - Thanks! I think most people wouldn't mind a kind and simple comment like  grace0418   Jul-17-07 11:25 PM   #27 
  - Actually, I lost 80 lbs over the last year....  RandomKoolzip   Jul-17-07 06:55 PM   #24 
  - I don't mind the attention, per se. I do mind the thoughtless comments.  grace0418   Jul-17-07 11:28 PM   #29 
  - Congrats!!!  NC_Nurse   Jul-17-07 06:59 PM   #25 
  - Thanks NC_Nurse!  grace0418   Jul-17-07 11:31 PM   #30 
  - "Don't you feel much better now?" is my personal fave.  GoddessOfGuinness   Jul-18-07 12:16 AM   #31 
  - Thanks! So do you!  grace0418   Jul-18-07 12:30 AM   #32 
  - Ew. EW. EWWWWWW. Could those people please GET LIVES?  BlueIris   Jul-18-07 03:44 AM   #33 
  - Most of these people are either coworkers or relatives (not close enough relatives  grace0418   Jul-18-07 08:06 AM   #40 
  - The words "You Look Great" came to my mind as appropriate before I scrolled down that far  Hippo_Tron   Jul-18-07 03:59 AM   #34 
  - Thanks Hippo_Tron!  grace0418   Jul-18-07 08:04 AM   #39 
  - I was asked  lost-in-nj   Jul-18-07 06:43 AM   #35 
  - Oh good grief!  grace0418   Jul-18-07 08:03 AM   #38 
  - This was going to be my comment as well  YankeyMCC   Jul-18-07 08:12 PM   #52 
  - Here's my favorite: "What's your SECRET?"  mikeytherat   Jul-18-07 06:50 AM   #36 
  - Oh I KNOW. They seem almost disappointed when you say that your "secret"  grace0418   Jul-18-07 08:02 AM   #37 
  - "Acting like I've got some sense"  pagerbear   Jul-18-07 09:16 AM   #45 
  - Was it a boy or a girl?  Jeff In Milwaukee   Jul-18-07 08:11 AM   #41 
  - Hear! Hear!  pagerbear   Jul-18-07 09:09 AM   #43 
     - Natch...  grace0418   Jul-18-07 09:43 AM   #46 
        - Right back atcha!  pagerbear   Jul-18-07 09:51 AM   #48 
 

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