"The August before my Freshman Year, I was a slim 147 lbs at 6'0".
This was the best shape of my life and I intended on maintaining it in college.
Freshman 15? Ha! Indeed, 15 was a joke. I gained that by Thanksgiving.
You can chalk that up to pints of Ben & Jerry every other night, pizza, other fast food,
and maybe a little bit of drinking, maybe. I had never been one for exercise, so that didn't help.
I hardly ate breakfast. I stayed up until about 4 in the morning daily, too.
All good things if you're tryin to gain weight.
By the end of Freshman Year, I was bout 170. Over the summer I went back and forth with weight, ending at about 167.
But when I came back for my 2nd year... I said forget, and just gorged myself. I tried to gain weight,
just to see how much I could gain.
Freshmen year, I could hide my wieght gain easy,
just a quick suck of the stomach, but now I can hardly hold it in for 15 minutes. My what the gut I have, now at 184 or so and growing. Right after Thanksgiving too, to put a time line to it.
If I hit 200... Well... I'll def start working out then."
C. G.Loyola College, MD
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