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    Posted on Jul 29, 2017

    19 Reasons It Sucks To Have A Body In The Summer

    Free me from my sticky flesh prison.

    1. Summer has a special way of torturing the body.

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    2. Eventually the heat can make you feel like a prisoner in your own skin.

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    3. The season is inescapable.

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    4. It seems bent on punishing your body.

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    5. You can't avoid being marked by it.

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    6. But if you try to avoid it, it will punish you a different way.

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    7. The summer brings your body's lethargy levels to maximum.

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    8. Keeping up with the hydration is close to impossible.

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    9. You begin to gain strange abilities you didn't know you had.

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    10. Summer grooming is just too much of a chore to stay on top of.

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    11. And it feels like there are no clothes light enough for the season.

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    12. Pretty much every summer clothing style is a struggle.

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    13. Every choice has a crippling downside.

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    14. Swimsuits that aren't equipped enough for swimming.

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    15. And outfits that only seem to highlight summer's effect on you.

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    16. Not to mention summer's lovely outdoor activities aren't ideal for particular bodies.

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    17. They capitalize on your body's weaknesses.

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    18. They test you at every turn.

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    19. Basically no matter how you try, summer will find a way into your body.

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