“You are beautiful,” her mother tried to make her feel better at home. “You need more confidence,” said her brother. She nodded as if she agreed with them. The truth was that she didn’t believe her mother and she wanted to laugh at her sibling. She wanted to tell them to put themselves in her shoes. She imagined them being called those nasty names that they called her. But she couldn’t. She told them school sucked. It wasn’t easy being a fat girl.