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Being short poses some practical problems for Denise...
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GET SHORTY
By Denise Hornbuckle
At 4'10" and a half, 20 year-old Denise from Luton often gets mistaken for a child. This is the least of her worries though. It's tough being short but Denise tries to see the funny side.

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geez
ah denise!has nobody ever told you that good things come in small packages??

tartan toots
ah, hey i am 5'2 i also can relate. unfortunetly i am older and do not get id. no more. lol practice on heals and ps. i have an new yorker (cyhrsler) with great seats that raise, helps. toodles

Hannah Sheridan
Im glad Im not the only one this happens to, Im 25 and only just 4ft. It's worst when I hold hands with my husband who is 5ft 7, people look at him discusted, as if he's doing something terrible with a child

Stewart Webb
Very funny. Who need height with a sense of fun like you Denise!!




Title:
GET SHORTY
Contributor:
Denise Hornbuckle
Length:
1.58 mins
Date:
20 Apr 2005
Source:
Video Nation Beds, Herts and Bucks
Country:
England - South East
Categories:
Body
Humour
Identity


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