Personal Narrative: The First Time I Heard The Word Lesbian

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The first time I heard the word “lesbian” was when I was in fifth grade. A girl in fourth grade told us in a disgusted voice that lesbians were girls who like girls and that it wasn't natural. At the time i was only nine years old and didn’t know anything, but I did know that it hurt.

The second time I heard the word “lesbian” was when I was in middle school. My best friend and I were sitting on the bus and someone yelled it at at us. I was so confused because I didn’t like her like that and I didn’t think I was doing anything wrong or disgusting. People sit next to their friends all the time, right?

The third time I heard the word ‘lesbian” it was coming out of my friend’s mouth. It was the day before winter break and we were waiting in
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