My name is Jacqueline and I live in Los Angeles, California.
I was in an abusive relationship a few years back and this other person hit me across my face and at that time I had braces on.
My inner cheek was damaged due to the wired braces. My ortho doctor asked for me to remove the braces because it was for my own good…and to return only until and only then when I was out of this abusive relationship. Of course, I left him… and I never went back for the braces.
To make a long long story short, I am now a single mother of 4 and very poor. I’m on cal-works and receive 600 per month… to survive.
I am a very bright woman, I will tell you that. I do have my High school diploma, my associate’s degree, and many years experience in the legal field. Problem is no one is hiring.
But, even after dealing with all of my past and present struggle with my 4 kids, I am always smiling but, I forget my smile is ugly. I have a gap on my right side and small gaps on the front, uneven, and many silver fillings. I’m a mess.
Have not dated or met anyone….guessing it’s my smile.. 🙁
Please help me gain my confidence back. And maybe with my smile I will get hired simply with my experience and my smile. 🙂
(Los Angeles, CA USA)
Been waiting for may gap to close for too long :'(
I TRY THE BEST I CAN TO ACCEPT MY GAP BECAUSE I LOOKED JUST LIKE HER WHEN SHE WAS MY AGE
BUT I HAVE A HARD TIME SMILING BECAUSE ITS JST UGLY AND I GET TALKED ABOUT ALL THE TIME THATS WHY WEN I LAUGH I ALWAY’S HALF 2COVER MY MOUTH BECAUSE I FEEL TOO EMBARISSED AND ON MOST OF MY PICTURES I NEVER SMILE WITH MY TEETH OR MY PICTURE WILL COME OUT UGLY 🙁
I NEVER HAD A BOYFREIND BECAUSE I FEEL THAT THEY LIKE GIRLS WITH PERFECT TEETH WHICH I DONT HAVE:(
ITS DEFINENTLY HURTFUL AND SHOCKING THAT ALL MY SIBLINGS GAPS CLOSED WAY EARLIER THAN MINE AND MINE HAVNT CLOSED A BIT @ ALL:'(
I TRY MY BEST TO SHOW HAPPYNESS BUT IT JUST HURTS REELY BAD IN THEE INSIDE:[
THERES NUTHING I CAN DO BECAUSE MY MOM CANT AFORD BRACES OR INVISILIGHN FOR ME I JUST HOPE ONE DAY I CAN FEEL HAPPNESS AND CONFIDENCE WITH A BEUTIFUL SMILE
I’M 15 YEARS OLD AND HAD THIS BIG GAP EVERY SENCE MY TEETH STARTED GROWING IN…..PLEEEEZE HELP ME IT WILL FILL LIKE A BIG MIRACLE 4ME:[
YOU ARE THE BOMB
You ar eblessed and higly favored. You will have dental work done and stuff that will mae you feel great about yourself but remember it comes from inside first…I mean the most gorgeous women in the world feel like crap because of their insides but you are a fighter and well I know you can do it. Hang in there and I hope you win…God bless.
You are the bomb!
I am a woman and you made a wise choice.!
My vote and prayer go out to you. You seem like a wise and intelligent woman.
Keep the faith and don’t give up looking for work.