Thursday 24 May 2018

12 small benefits of being shorter than average

Being short has a lot of disadvantages… but there are certain things that are undeniably better.

Teenagers doing limbo dance on beach
Teenagers doing limbo dance on beach

By Emily Chudy, Press Association

If you’re shorter than the average person, life can come with a few difficulties, like never being able to see at concerts. There are, however, a few definite advantages.

Reddit user DarthBruin asked people on the website for examples of things short people can do better than tall people.

Here are 12 of the best submissions.

1. Fitting into small spaces.

6. On a related note, there’s one game a short person will never lose.

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7. There’s one career you can excel in.

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