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why do some people think I'm shorter than my actual height? ?

I'm a guy and I'm 5'11". I have a good height measurement tool at my house, I also measured my height 4 times at different doctor's office and gym with No socks and No I'm 100% sure I'm 5'11"...When I tell people I'm 5'11", they will be like what and they get surprised and will tell me that I don't look 5'11" girl was 5'2" and she thought I was 5'9"..another girl who was 5 feet, thought I was 5'8"...Why is that?

2 Answers

  • 2 months ago

    They are poor judges of height.

  • David
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    It’s not easy for someone that much shorter than you to guess your height. If someone was 6’9 would it be that easy for you to guess it exactly? You seem to be offended when there’s no reason to be.

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