Average-sized woman on cell: He said “big boned.” Yeah, “you’re a big boned girl… Like your dad, kinda big boned.” (pause) Yeah, so, I didn’t really feel like eating much after that.
Overheard by: bdlilrbt
Girl to friend: I always think I’m a thin person, but then I look into the mirror and realize I’m not.
–3rd & 13th
Super skinny Japanese girl: I brought my juice with me. Then I ordered dessert. But my juice just looked better than eating dessert.
–Downtown 1 Train
Overheard by: dignell
Middle aged women to friend: Yeah, we took her in for a few weeks. She was fine, but didn’t eat much. But that’s because she kind of has an eating disorder. (they burst out into a fit of laughter)
Girl getting soda to friend: You know, it’s the ice that makes you fat. I heard that somewhere.
–Cafeteria, Marymount Manhattan
Overheard by: Hannah