And ladies, being tall has a set of perks you have not thought about enough. Get in touch with yourself and show some self-love, because you have a very special gift.
So if you are ever feeling a little self-conscious, just think about all of the points below until you feel better: If your room looks like a war zone between your closet and your desk, it might be time to invest into shelving units. When you are tall, floor length means floor length, not "some-place-under-your-shoe" length — and which means you get to save money and time on getting that sucker hemmed. Whether it's in the bar screaming for your friend to grab you a beer, or in a boardroom, you will get the proper level of attention you need. It's almost like you just have to reach up and everything works out perfectly. Basically you're on the "totally fine" side of the Greek tragedy scale.
24 May Do you prefer short women because you think they're more cute?To be bigger than men is to worry that you'll turn them off.Webb found that it isn't just men lying about their height online, women do, too—to appear shorter. I've taken to giving my whiskey a single swirl, looking down my nose and saying slowly, "You are boring me. You would never walk up to a woman and open with, "What's your bra size?I'd really appreciate if we could all stop asking "How tall are you? There's a good chance your petite new love interest is a "firecracker," as some say, which will make you love her even more.6. The arm on her head makes her like your kid sister, not your lover.9. She is really good at crawling into small places, like the window of your apartment that you're locked out of. It's actually pretty scary to be lost in a crowd of people taller than you, so hang on tight and don't let go.14. So, when you do finally meet her on your first date, do NOT tell her that she looks so much taller in her Instagram photos.Ever since fourth grade where my entire class was lined up tallest to shortest and noticed that I was a head taller than all the girls and even eight percent of the boys, I’ve been in a love-hate relationship with my height.I think everyone has that ~one thing~ they would like to change about themselves, and mine was always my height.But while women say they have a "type"—they love bearded gingers or get off on guys in glasses—they don't filter out man who doesn't meet those specific physical criteria. It's a sweeping prejudice masquerading as sexual preference.When one guy changed his height on his Ok Cupid profile from his actual 5'4" to an average 5'9", his response rate nearly doubled.That is until I woke up one morning and thought to myself how crazy it is to be ashamed of something that not only was out of my control, but something that made me individual and unique.I've learned to appreciate sticking out a little, and if anyone is intimidated by a tall girl, that is THEIR problem, and not mine. Being in the top percentile of height is the most swag-tastic statistic you can be in.