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Please note that I'm not even shying away from the bad pics. This is me turning 17.
Having makeup applied before homecoming sophomore year. (It's one of those skills I never picked up.)
Yes, it was a costume party. I loved that dress, though.Studying while on vacation. Yes, I'm a nerd. Yes, I always was. Better to get these things in the open.Junior prom. And let me tell you, I was so much more comfortable in that than the sweaty girls in their strappy dresses.Graduation day!