Little people dating regular size
There’s another group of children here with primordial dwarfism, a very unusual condition with an adult height of well below three feet.And there are many other varieties as well, some that probably have never been properly identified or diagnosed.Throughout the week, people walk up to me, scrutinize my name tag, and say, “Oh, Dan Kennedy.” My volunteer work with the organization’s Web site, LPA Online, and with the Dwarfism List land me in controversy from time to time, so when these encounters take place I’m sometimes not sure whether to extend my hand or duck.(Of course, in this crowd ducking would just make it easier for someone to punch me in the face.) But the people I meet are remarkably friendly and supportive. One person, inexplicably, said he’d expected me to look like Jerry Garcia.
And, except when they’re home with their own families, they spend most of their time with other teenagers, kids who lie awake at night agonizing that their are too big, and who — no matter how compassionate they might have been when they were seven, eight, nine years old — suddenly have no tolerance for or understanding of any type of physical difference. What I worry about is that it can become answer — an anxiety-laden week that, if it fails to measure up to expectations, can be just as heartbreaking as the other fifty-one weeks.
When they’re younger, they’re popular and have plenty of friends.