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so confused

I don't have a car and I live with my parents, I do attend high school (so yes I'm very young), and I'm 5 days late. How in the world do I get my hands on a pregnancy test without drawing attention from my loved ones? I don't know what to do. Not to mention I had light spotting around the time I was supposed to get my period. Could I even be pregnant?
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7670156 tn?1401990792
If sex was involved, yes.
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7670156 tn?1401990792
Take a walk to a store? Or is that too far?
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I would give it a week more before you go buy a test.  Ask someone with a car to get you one lol. Im sure there are plenty upper classmen who would.help you
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I got a friend to buy me one.
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I don't think a store is too far, it's just the fact that there is a major street that I have to cross to get there. And I'm worried about the judgement I would get from the person at the check out line
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7670156 tn?1401990792
I was eighteen when I bought the tests. How many did I buy?  About a dozen. I didn't really get any weird looks. If they do, state back at them and kick your lips. They'll look away. :D
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Haha yeah that might be an option, but I doubt he would like me going with someone else and him being clueless.  We're basically glued at the hip when we both have free time
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How far along are you? And how did you tell your parents?
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That's the thing! I'm scared of what they would say
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7670156 tn?1401990792
I'm nineteen weeks and my mom knew before I got to tell her, and I told her when u was for weeks pregnant. She was excited because unlike her I waited a little bit longer, she had me when she was seventeen.
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7714453 tn?1394717882
If you're still in high school, go to the school nurse. That's their job.. talk to her about it and she should give you a test. If it turns out you're not pregnant after all, talk to her about contraceptives if you aren't planning on getting pregnant anytime soon.
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Well that must've been easier, if she already knew.. a mother just knows I guess!
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She's not allowed to give out tests, school policy
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7670156 tn?1401990792
Your school policy *****... My mom... she's an interesting one.ha
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Go to the store and get one u need to know and any dirty or weird looks from strangers don't matter if nothing else do u have a debit card? U could order some offline as long as no one at ur house opens ur mail
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Well thank you for reminding me the looks from stangers don't matter.  I guess I'll just have to suck it up
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