'Dwarf' No More: One Woman's Story of Undergoing Controversial Lengthening Surgeries
Are you man enough to date tall women? - westtennesseeartisantrail.com
Recently Allan Mott wrote about the difficulties of being short. Readers - including one taller woman - then replied with some of their own experiences, good and bad. Robert 5ft 1in pictured above, with an ex. Sweden is famous for being a country of tall blond men. But I never felt that I stand out too much.
I was re-watching Martin McDonagh's brilliant In Bruges, which is one of my favourite films of all time, and which features a midget — Canadian actor Jordan Prentice — who gives rise to some of the funniest quotes from hit-man Ray Colin Farrell. Then I was reading American comedian Chelsea Handler's book, My Horizontal Life, in which she describes the various men she has been to bed with — one of whom happens to be a midget. And then this week I was trying to dodge the traffic to get to the Beverly Centre on La Cienega Boulevard, and a motorist leaned out of his window and yelled: "Idiot midget! At first I was most offended by the "idiot" part of the abuse.
Chloe Lusted and husband James are like any other newly married busy couple - they enjoy hanging out together and have recently bought a puppy. But when they first got together, Chloe, 23, faced opposition from her family because James, 29, suffered from a rare genetic condition which causes dwarfism. Here Chloe recounts how their relationship unfolded. As the phone rang I was nervous.