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The Ultimate Compliment

Today someone told me my weight loss was an inspiration to her to lose weight because I look so great. I'm only half way there. I thought it was a fantastic compliment that I inspire others.

What other amazing compliments have other PT members received?

Wed. Jun 14, 7:34pm

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The best somplimne ti recieved was from my hubby, who happens to LOVE my butt. He said "hey, i think your butt is getting smaller!"
I just laughed and said "I hope so!" Then he frowned and told me not to let it ALL disapear! :)

Wednesday, June 14, 2006, 7:38 PM

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Two people have told me I look "tiny." I always wanted to be small, and imagined myself being small and cute, but was always kind of chubby and cute. Now that I have lost 35 pounds, I am tiny and I love it.

Mid-way through my weight loss, I was trying on a sweater at the Gap and it didn't look quite right, and the saleslady said "You need a smaller size." I was shocked.

Wednesday, June 14, 2006, 7:54 PM

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One that sticks in my mind (from the last time I lost this weight, however) was a salesman at the Gap -- I was having trouble processing the fact that I was suddenly a size 4, and so having trouble finding pants that fit -- who said, when I finally found the right size, "Girl, you are WEARING those!"

Wednesday, June 14, 2006, 8:06 PM

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The ultimate compliment I had was my my surgeon (I recently had to have back surgery). Pre-surgery he was going over how I would feel post-surgery and said "I expect you to make a quick recovery - you are very athletic." Since he had just made me go through an extensive battery of physical tests I was thrilled! After surgery when he stopped in to check on me, i was concerned because my pulse was so low but he said "that is to be expected in someone who is in good cardiovascular shape - I could only wish all my patients had vitals like yours." It may be silly but I was glowing!

Wednesday, June 14, 2006, 10:13 PM

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a good friend casually mentioned that i was athletic, and it really suprised me and made me feel good. but the real ultimate compliment was a simple one that i got from my boyfriend. i was in the shower and when he accidently walked in and saw me (sorry if this is TMI) he said "wow! i can tell you've been working out!" i know it's simple but i could tell he meant it and it made me feel great!

Thursday, June 15, 2006, 3:04 AM

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At Victoria's Secret the woman asked me what size I was looking for, I said large and she said, "Girl, are you crazy?" I love her. :)

Friday, June 16, 2006, 5:10 PM

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I went into a hfs I hadnt been into in a couple months... wearing a denim mini :) The cashier said I looked amazing, and that I'd lost alot of wieght. I like it when people who barely knew me notice I look better

Friday, June 16, 2006, 10:49 PM

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Awesome compliments!

When my male friend who hadn't seen me for six months looked at me and with a shocked look on his face told me, "you're so SKIN-ny!"

When after the wedding of my cousin, my grandparents called up members of the family who hadn't made it to the wedding and told them how great I looked.

When my roommate up and joins Weight Watchers because my weightloss has become such an inspiriation to her.

Friday, June 23, 2006, 4:53 AM

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The two younger guys at my work asked me what I do to get my arms so ripped!

Friday, June 23, 2006, 10:46 AM

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when I eat at work my co-workers are like,"god your so healthy i gotta be more like you," hey what can I say I like veggies and fruit!

Friday, June 23, 2006, 11:02 AM

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