Yes, I Have A Pierced Tongue, But No, I’m Not Who You Think

Jessica Wakeman | June 26, 2009 - 4:10 pm

When I pierced my tongue at 16 years old, I knew exactly what I was doing. So it’s really funny to me that when they notice I have a tongue ring, the most common thing people say (after asking “Did it hurt?) is to say, “You must have been trying to get attention from your parents!”

Yes, of course. Obviously.

99 percent of the time, I don;’t