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Living with negative comments...

maronesax1972maronesax1972 Member Posts: 218 Member Member Posts: 218 Member
I have people making jokes about my weight loss and fitness, telling me I’ll blow away in a light breeze, and am too skinny, etc. Very annoying, especially when I’m not even talking about my fitness journey much to anyone. Guess it’s something i have to live with. Anyhow, I’m proud of my accomplishments. Down 35lbs and BF down 7pts. bra580wil5m3.jpeg
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  • MrSunshinezMrSunshinez Member Posts: 573 Member Member Posts: 573 Member
    I'd just blow them off and know that they really need to work on deeper issues like compassion and manners. Trust me, your journey is a lot easier than theirs and you are so far ahead of them. You look great!
  • Keep_on_cardioKeep_on_cardio Member Posts: 4,166 Member Member Posts: 4,166 Member
    People hate change no matter how they may act. The same people who were constantly telling me I should lose weight are the same ones saying I should stop now that I'm close to my goal. I honestly think a lot of people don't like seeing others succeed. Sad as it is.

    Anyways dude you look amazing! Be proud of yourself and realize that secretly most of the people hating on you wish they could do what you've done. I know I wish I looked like that with my shirt off

    Same. That’s when I took a moment and thought “good thing I’m now on a journey in accomplishing specific goals”. 😁

  • tcunbelievertcunbeliever Member Posts: 7,831 Member Member Posts: 7,831 Member
    You look amazing, great job!!!
  • LiLee2018LiLee2018 Member Posts: 1,250 Member Member Posts: 1,250 Member
    I'm sure the comments will stop once people are used to you being smaller.
    You look great! :)
  • dhiammarathdhiammarath Member, Premium Posts: 829 Member Member, Premium Posts: 829 Member
    Don’t question yourself because of negative people. What matters most is YOUR opinion and how you feel. You look awesome by the way!! Congrats on achieving your goals!
  • workinonit1956workinonit1956 Member Posts: 1,036 Member Member Posts: 1,036 Member
    You look great! Some people just always need to say something. All you can do is ignore them. It’s aggravating, though.
  • obgaryobgary Member Posts: 1 Member Member Posts: 1 Member
    New here and stopped to read your post. 1st, you look amazing! 2nd people have comments when you are overweight as well as when you lose weight. Now that you look phenomenal, it's some obvious jealous people saying you will blow away. Keep it up. You have just encouraged me.
  • dsbooheaddsboohead Member Posts: 1,903 Member Member Posts: 1,903 Member
    You are not too thin! You are a healthy thin!
    People really do hate change even when its none of their biz!
  • motivatedmarthamotivatedmartha Member Posts: 1,106 Member Member Posts: 1,106 Member
    I suspect, as someone else has said, people are trying to pay you a compliment and resort to banter and whilst I cover their own awkwardness. I suggest you smile along with them and take the comments with a pinch of salt. You look fit and lean and not the slightest bit as though you are going to be blown away - congratulations on your great health and fitness
  • pierinifitnesspierinifitness Member, Premium Posts: 2,334 Member Member, Premium Posts: 2,334 Member
    You look great and nobody can take away your satisfaction. Keep marching forward.
  • mountainmaremountainmare Member Posts: 294 Member Member Posts: 294 Member
    I also think it is meant as a compliment...so many posts here about people being mad that someone comments on their weight loss. Be grateful that it is not acceptable for people to say--"wow--you sure have packed on the pounds" or something like that when you were overweight. You do look amazing.
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