Were you ever bullied in school? If yes, how did you deal with it?
i moved from foster home to foster home for a couple of years and being bullied was something that a few kids tried. i learned to fight really well really young so i ended up showing a few bullies the wrong of their ways.
I have never really been bullied, but as I see it there are two ways of getting out of it.
1. Fight back.
Pros: they might stop because they see that you will not take any crap from them and it also show that you're not a coward.
Cons: They might take this as an opportunity to bully you even more since you're getting angry.
2. Ignore them, probably the best way.
Pros: They will soon learn that it's of no use to bully you since you simply do not care and then they will most likely lose interest in you.
Cons: They might see you as someone they have control over and that may make you a target for various things.
I was bullied, and as a very skinny girl who came from a good background I was branded as posh, no matter how hard I tried to fit in. I became an easy target and was too scared and naive to fight back. Finally I told my Mum, she called the school headmaster (a lovely Welshman), and overnight the main bully left me alone. I still never really fitted in and was teased by my peers constantly, but the real terror went away. Now I won't put up with bullying of any kind, full stop, be it to myself or to others. I guess my childhood experiences toughened me up.
I have heard that many people who are bullied learn how to be funny, become the class comedian, and soon even the bullies like them and leave them alone. I doubt that I could have achieved this, but I can see how it could work for the natural comedians amongst us.
by Kacie Turner5 years ago
Have you ever had a "bully" for a boss? What did you do to deal with it?
by danicole2 years ago
Have you ever got fired? Why? How did you deal with it?Have you ever got fired? Why? How did you deal with it?
by Christin Sander4 years ago
Were you bullied as a child and if so, did it make you stronger as a person or did it tear you down?I dealt with both bullies in school and a verbally abusive father (bully) growing up. It seemed I was an...
by navneetjha10 months ago
Did you ever had a crush on your school teacher?I had a crush on one of my school teacher. Was wondering if everyone has gone through that phase?
by buckleupdorothy5 years ago
Have you ever lost a student to jail or suicide? How would you, or did you, deal with it?
by KevinC99984 years ago
Were you ever bullied as a child?Do you ever confront your bully as an adult? What ever became of the bully?
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.