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If You've Done 27/39 Of These Things, You're Definitely Under 5'3"

Oh no! Not the top shelf!

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  1. Been patted on the head
    Been used as an armrest
    Been picked up when hugging a friend hello
    Gotten a face full of boob when hugging someone goodbye
    Had to stand on your tiptoes to kiss someone
    Been in the front of every group picture ever
    Been too short to be in a selfie
    Not been able to see the board in school because someone tall was in front of you
    Seen nothing at a concert because you were standing behind tall people
    Gotten a guy to put you on his shoulders during a concert
    Struggled to reach equipment at the gym
    Flown out of your seat when using gym equipment that's a little too high
    Worn pants that dragged on the ground
    Hemmed your pants
    Cuffed your jeans at least 3 times
    Had a dress that wasn't actually a maxi dress but looked like one on you
    Worn a shirt as a dress
    Asked a stranger to reach something for you in a grocery store
    Asked a stranger to reach something for you in a clothing store
    Asked a stranger to reach something for you on an airplane
    Climbed on the kitchen counter to reach the top shelf
    Climbed up the racks in a grocery store
    Been too short to see in a mirror
    Had to jump to see in a mirror
    Been called "fun-sized"
    Been told "Wow, you're short!"
    Sat super close to the steering wheel just to reach the pedals
    Sat too low to benefit from the visor in the car
    Been choked by your seat belt
    Dove into a washer to reach the clothes on the bottom
    Been in over your head in the shallow end
    Swung your feet around while sitting in a chair because they don't reach the ground
    Felt like a small child next to your tall friend
    Struggled to make your bed because your arms are short
    Struggled to wash your car because your arms are short
    Banged your hips into tables because they're exactly hip height
    Intentionally worn heels when everyone else was wearing flats
    Ducked under people to get through a crowd
    Struggled to get a bartender's attention

If You've Done 27/39 Of These Things, You're Definitely Under 5'3"

You're pretty tall. When you realize the product you need at the grocery store is on the top shelf, you don't instantly break into a sweat. You may have even used a short person as an armrest once or twice.

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You're not super short. You still struggle occasionally when a shelf is especially high, but you're not forever doomed to be walking, talking armrest.

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You're short. Let's not beat it around the bush. You know you're short and even though it comes with some struggles, you're used to it. And let's be honest, there are also some pretty great things about being short.

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