1. The beginning
Let's do this the normal way then...
Hi my name is Lauren and I am anorexic.
I was never a big eater.I was never a popular girl.I was never that happy with the way I looked. I was always getting from family and friends "Lauren your figure is perfect" or "you could be a model" but I never thought anything of it.
13th of September 2009-I went to school and it was the day I was waiting on for the past two years...Gymnastics try outs.I was bendy and really small so in my opinion I could of been perfect for the team.I went with my friend Orla.We sat on the bench waiting to show what we had.I seen other girls looking distraught.I was terrified but I knew I had it,I had went over my routine at least 100 times I was ready.After I had done my routine I was so happy I landed every jump.I managed a double backflip which wasn't planned.Nicole the girl who was 3 years older than me who was in charge of the team called me aside and asked me my weight.I knew I was a bit heavier than the rest of them but talent wise I was just as good.So I told her she kind off smirked at me and then told me that to be in the team I had to lose weight.I was so upset.Thats when it started