Is this a fun house mirror?

A guest writer recently posted on Scary Mommy about an experience he had with his 7 year old daughter, when she looked in the mirror and didn't like what she saw.  That post bothered me, because I remember being that little girl.

I was in 2nd grade and had dressed as a ballerina for our Halloween party at school.  In the morning when I put the outfit on I felt cute, light, and beautiful.  Exactly how a ballerina should feel.  For some reason when I was walking with my friends back to class, I remember looking at them and saying, "Look at these thunder thighs."

 

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