The Ugly Duckling is a classic children’s fairy tale by Hans Christen Andersen. The story follows an ill-favored black duck who is made fun of and abused by the beautiful birds he’s surrounded with. To the behest of his abusers, the ugly duckling is transformed into a beautiful swan.
Much like the following Reddit users.
10. The Story Begins On A Sad Note
At the beginning of the story, the ugly duckling hatches to the disgust of the other ducklings. The poor creature wanders around the farm suffering verbal abuse because of his looks. It’s a sad situation that many people face on a daily basis. Sometimes they transform their fat into muscle and sometimes it works out like it did for #9.