Friend Demands She Covers Up Her Body, But She Won't Back Down 😮👗

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We all have that one friend who we can share everything with, right? Well, imagine if that friend suddenly asked you to change the way you dress because it made them uncomfortable. That's exactly what happened to a 19-year-old girl who finally found confidence in her body after working hard on her mental and physical health. But when she started wearing clothes that showed off her toned midriff, her close friend began making comments and eventually demanded she cover up. 😳👀

A Friendship Built on Honesty 💬

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Supporting Each Other's Body Image 🤗

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The Heartbreak Catalyst 💔

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Working on Herself 💪

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Achieving Her Dream Body 🏋️‍♀️

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New Confidence, New Clothes 👗

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Friend's Unsettling Comments 😒

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The Trigger Claim 😦

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Standing Her Ground 🚫

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Friend's Accusations 😠

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Questioning Herself 🤔

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Grateful for Support 🙏

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Friend Reaches Out 📱

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Creating Distance ⏳

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A Firm Message 📝

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Awaiting a Response 🕰️

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To Cover Up or Not to Cover Up? 🤷‍♀️

This young woman found herself in a tough spot when her close friend, who she's always been open and honest with, demanded she cover up her body. After working hard on her mental and physical health, she finally felt confident in her body and started wearing more revealing clothes. But her friend claimed it was triggering for her and others, making her question if she should give in to her friend's request. She decided to stand her ground, asserting that her body is not a trigger and that her friend's words were damaging to her mental health. Now, she's putting some distance between them and waiting for her friend's response. Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation... 🧐💭

WitchOfTheWilderness | WitchOfTheWilderness

Dress for yourself! Envious friend not triggered, just jealous 😎

Slugdirt | Slugdirt

Direct_Smoke1750 | Direct_Smoke1750

subgirlygirl | subgirlygirl

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Body-shaming friend? Cut them out 💪🏻

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stroppo | stroppo

Body-shaming backfires, commenters poke fun at vocabulary mishap 🤣

freethis | freethis

Standing up against body shaming 💪🏼

TracyMinOB | TracyMinOB

Empowering response to body shaming friend 💪

MerlinBiggs | MerlinBiggs

Body-shaming friend called out for insecurities and double standards. 👏

Cabbit59 | Cabbit59

Body-shaming is never okay. Stand up for yourself. NTA 💪

rollapoid | rollapoid

Dump the friend, not the progress 💯🙌

FirmlyThatGuy | FirmlyThatGuy

Don't let her insecurities dictate your choices 👍

Dennalen | Dennalen

Body-shaming friend refuses to acknowledge their own issues 😑

tipareth1978 | tipareth1978

Body-shaming? Not today, Susan. You go, NTA!

Expert_Tax_1293 | Expert_Tax_1293

Friendship based on body comparison? Not a true friend 🤷‍♀️

cy9394 | cy9394

Empathetic response to friend's self-image issues. Encourages therapy.

MontanaRogues | MontanaRogues

Body-shaming friend called out for asking to cover up midriff 👏

GothPenguin | GothPenguin

Body shaming is never okay. NTA for standing up for yourself 👏

introverted_smallfry | introverted_smallfry

Body positivity wins! NTA for standing up to body-shaming friend 👏

Safe-Amphibian-1238 | Safe-Amphibian-1238

Be confident in your own skin! NTA for dressing comfortably.

oshawottbot | oshawottbot

Empower yourself, dress for you! NTA for standing up.

Still_Association | Still_Association

Body shaming is never okay. NTA stands up for herself 👏

IDKareyou77 | IDKareyou77

KimmyStand | KimmyStand

Empower yourself! NTA. Dress for you, not for others' comfort.

0eozoe0 | 0eozoe0

Creative solution to body shaming. NTA. 🙌

clarivocal | clarivocal

Empowerment at its finest! Dress for yourself, not others. 💪

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Body positivity wins: NTA for not catering to others' triggers 👏

mizfit0416 | mizfit0416

Friend body shames, commenter calls out envy. NTA 👏

Kooky_Notice_4976 | Kooky_Notice_4976

Body-shaming friend gets called out for being a bad friend 🙌

ArtlessOne | ArtlessOne

Encourage and support your friend, but don't let her negativity derail your progress. 💪🏻

Ok_Cry_1741 | Ok_Cry_1741

Body-shaming is never okay. NTA for standing up for yourself.

octohussy | octohussy

Don't blame or control others for your triggers. NTA 👍

TinyRascalSaurus | TinyRascalSaurus

Body-shaming friend called out for unrealistic expectations 👏

Plantcalendar | Plantcalendar

Commenter passionately defends positive body image and calls out hypocrisy 💪


Sleipnir82 | Sleipnir82

Embrace your body, but also encourage your friend to seek help 👍

5frogsinatrenchcoat | 5frogsinatrenchcoat

Body-shaming? Not cool. You do you, and be proud! 👏

MB1428 | MB1428

Empowering response to girlfriend's unfair body-shaming and manipulation. 💪

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Commenter calls out Jeff Bezos' wealth in unrelated topic. NTA.

SlinkyMalinky20 | SlinkyMalinky20

Real friends don't body shame. It's time to let go 👏

Meandmytwoleftfeet | Meandmytwoleftfeet

Solid advice 👍, finding supportive friends is important 🙌

JohnLockeSentMe | JohnLockeSentMe

Self-love and mental health come first. NTA 👏

manic-metal-squirrel | manic-metal-squirrel

Empathetic response to friend's body shaming behavior. 🙏🏼

bestcmw | bestcmw

Empowerment through fitness, and jealousy from a friend. 💪👏

Toxbunny080 | Toxbunny080

Empathetic comment encourages self-love and setting boundaries. 👏

seahawk1977 | seahawk1977

Body shaming is never okay, NTA for standing up.

AnalysisCapable3675 | AnalysisCapable3675

Body-shaming friend is toxic. NTA for standing up for yourself 👏

Anewstageinlife | Anewstageinlife

Don't let anyone police your body! You do you 👏

TheUtopianCat | TheUtopianCat

Body-shaming? Not cool. This commenter calls it out. 💪

BabyinAirJordans | BabyinAirJordans

Body shaming friend gets what she deserves. 💯

SnooWords4839 | SnooWords4839

Body-shaming friend gets shut down by confident NTA 👏

beautifulblack-child | beautifulblack-child

Dress for yourself, not for others. Find supportive friends 👍

That_Contribution720 | That_Contribution720

Managing triggers is each person's responsibility. NTA 🙌

Impossible_Town984 | Impossible_Town984

Body shaming? Not cool. Stand up for yourself. NTA 💪

Zestyclose-Ad-4515 | Zestyclose-Ad-4515

Overcoming toxic friendships while improving oneself. NTA 💯

PaleontologistTop689 | PaleontologistTop689

Body positivity wins! NTA for standing up to insecure friend 👏

Ok_Agent598 | Ok_Agent598

Empowering response to toxic friend's body-shaming. 💪

Opionated_Winwin | Opionated_Winwin

Body-shaming is never okay. NTA for standing up for yourself.

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Body positivity wins, friend loses 👏

BassImpossible4015 | BassImpossible4015

Body-shaming friend gets served with a dose of NTA reality 👏

Abbhrsn | Abbhrsn

Body positivity wins! NTA for dressing the way you want 👏

Malia87 | Malia87

Body positivity wins, NTA for not covering up 👏

No_Magazine2270 | No_Magazine2270

Body shaming is never okay, NTA for standing up. 👏

CuriousTsukihime | CuriousTsukihime

Body shaming? Not cool. Keep being proud of yourself 👏

AlgoApe | AlgoApe

Celebrate your body and wear what makes you feel confident! 👏

Alyssa_Hargreaves | Alyssa_Hargreaves

Body shaming is never okay. NTA for standing your ground 👏

Anxious_Reporter_601 | Anxious_Reporter_601

Be confident in your own skin! NTA 👏

AMooseintheHoose | AMooseintheHoose

Don't let others burden you with their mental health issues 🙏

chzybiscuit | chzybiscuit

Wearing what you want doesn't make you an a**hole 😊

SophosMoros7 | SophosMoros7

Body-shaming friend? Not cool! Stand up for yourself 💪

PossoisonsEquation | PossoisonsEquation

Don't change for others. Wear what you want and be happy! 👍

Flimsy-Masterpiece08 | Flimsy-Masterpiece08

Rocking a crop top at 40, NTA. Your friend's baggage, not yours.

smallmammalconcierge | smallmammalconcierge

Body shaming is never okay. Your friend needs to work on herself.

Chaos-Goddess | Chaos-Goddess

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