11 Things You’ll Only Understand If You Grew Up With Glasses


Growing up with glasses isn’t easy. There’s always some jerk who calls you “four eyes,” plus people are always asking if they can try on your glasses, and let’s not even talk about going out in the rain. That’s why glasses-wearers have taken to social media using the hashtag #GrowingUpWithGlasses to talk about their spectacles-related woes. Of course, it’s not all doom and gloom, because wearing glasses is pretty awesome, too! These are eleven things that you’ll only understand if you grew up with glasses. Take a look!



Exercising while wearing glasses can be a pain!


We’re sure you’ve heard every one of these phrases more times than you can count!


This has happened to the best of us.


Be careful what you browse on your phone while others are around.


Glasses and rain really don’t mix.


This old chestnut!


When you first get glasses and you realise all the detail you were missing.


This happens every time.


How many fingers?!


Going from hot to cold or cold to hot is a recipe for fogging up.


And then there’s this catch 22 situation.

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