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My grossly swollen tongue.....

ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990515/tongross.html"> I would like to die knowing that I have experienced everything I possibly can, good and bad. I want to die knowing that my life was worth living and that I did everything I could to make it as rich and enjoyable as possible. Why pierce my tongue? Why pierce anything? Everybody has their own reasons, my reason is simple, my body is my canvas, I can decorate it anyway I see fit. I am the only one who is really affected by what I do to it and I am the only one who can decide ... read more

Boy, was my mum pissed...

ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990501/tongmp.html"> Well, I had been thinking about a piercing for a long time, in the beginning just getting one would make me happy. For a long time I was really scared of the needle, and as always I was scared of what pain I might had suffer... Then, the thing that made it all seem closer and more real happened, I got a new boyfriend, and he had been thinking about a piercing too. Soooo, we talked and talked...and finally we decided that we wanted our tongues pierced! We wanted to hear that clicking sound when we kissed ... read more

Tongue pierced at Tribe, Edinburgh, Scotland

ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990501/tongtrib.html"> Thought about it for ages, dreamt about it ,fantasised about it, even got a little ball stud my daughter wears in her ear and laid it on my tongue while looking in the mirror! Looked good so I went one step further and started phoning bodypiercing shops all over Edinburgh. First two didnt seem enthusiastic to answer my questions or have particularly friendly voices. Third one was way too expensive. Fourth one was closed on a Monday so being the coward I am I changed my mind and told myself to forget it. Tuesday dawned and I ... read more

Emily gets a HUGE steel rod through her tongue...

ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990501/tongem.html"> When I first mentioned the words 'tongue piercing' around my parents, they uttered a few choice words, something about if I have the money to do STUPID stuff like that, then I should start paying them rent, buy groceries, pay for insurance, and crap like that, since I have SO MUCH extra money lying around. I just ignored these comments for the most part, it was my tongue and if I wanted to do it, I was going to no matter what. Exotic piercing and Emily just don't seem to go together. The honor student from high ... read more

Psycho XIII's Piercing experience

ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990501/tongpsyc.html"> My buddy owed me some cash and proposed that instead of giving me the money that we go and get our tongues pierced as payment, his treat. Since I've wanted to get it done for some time I agreed. Several weeks later we went to get it done, here's a description of what transpired. Day One - The Big One We decided to go to the most reputable place around even if it meant spending a few extra bucks. We went in about 4 in the afternoon and told them that we wanted to get our tongues ... read more

abatha's tongue piercing experience

ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990501/tongab.html"> why? to tell the truth, i'm not entirely certain. this piercing truly was more of an impulse than the others. i simply felt an urge, and did it. it still included deliberation and research, but not as much time as any of my other piercings have. it is also for aesthetics, of course, and just out of personal deisre, no big reasons. more just impulse. the experience... that day... at 2:45pm on thursday, april 1 of 1999, i walked up the hill to meet my friend at the bus stop and proceeded to go downtown. we got ... read more


ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990501/tongnbk.html"> I think tongue rings are sexy. I know, I know...some of you out there are saying right now, "eewwww" and some are saying "ahhhhhh" but the bottom line is, "I" think they're sexy regardless of what anyone says. At first sight of one, I have to admit that I was one of those people who say, "Did that hurt?" C'mon now, when having nothing pierced besides your lobes all your life, it's a common question to ask. But honestly, any needle that's gonna go through some part of your body even ears, is going to inflict some ... read more

Happily pierced!

ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990501/tonghapp.html"> Its been exactly 4 weeks and 4 days since I got my tongue pierced on March 31, 1999. Honestly, so far it is the most amazing thing I could have ever done. It's my new best friend...well, besides a few, setbacks. Here's what happened the day of my piercing...... OK, I went to class, and I was totally normal, No crazy ideas of getting my Like magic, I decide to get my tongue pierced. I looked in the phone book for places to get it done. One place wanted $75 bucks to do it, that was too ... read more

A British Tongue Piercing Diary

ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990501/tongbrit.html"> Day One After several weeks of contemplating it, studying it, and generally just psycing myself up for it, I decided to take the plunge and go get my tongue pierced. My mate and myself went to a piercers in Sheffield, the town where we both live in Northern England. He went to get another tattoo and to get his other one touched up, and I went for the piercing. It was Wednesday 7th April and it was a pretty nice day, so we got up nice and early and caught the bus into town. On the bus ... read more

My 18th Birthday Present

ef = "/cgi-bin/vote/votec.cgi?/pierce/02-tongue/990501/tong18.html"> When reading through BME experiences, I always found it ironic when someone said, "I've been fascinated by tongue piercing for a month now, and I just had to do it." Because, I've been fascinated by piercing for over five years. I'm not the person you'd expect to be pierced. I'm valedictorian of my senior high school class. I don't smoke or drink, and I rarely curse. I'm a practicing Russian Orthodox, and I have no intentions of giving up my faith. Yet, piercing is one of my favorite hobbies. As of before the big pierce, I have ... read more

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