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What It’s Like to Be That Fat Person Sitting Next to You on the Plane

Have you ever tried to fit into a space made for someone else?

Photo: Jack Wallsten/Flickr

MyMy breath tightens immediately when the call comes. It’s my boss’s boss, telling me there’s an important meeting in another city. Or maybe it’s a friend, inviting me to her wedding in…



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Your Fat Friend

Your Fat Friend writes about the social realities of living as a very fat person.