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CeeBug:I was 10 or 11. I just remember my mom panicking because she thought I was too early.
Same here - I was 10, and my mom freaked out more than I did.
fajita814:I don't remember! I think maybe 6th grade? I was spending the weekend with my grandparents & was horribly traumatized by the big old lady pads. I think I have blocked it all out......
You and me both. Shudder.
I am surprised some people did not get it until age 16. This makes me think of that Judy Blume book. Her period was all the girl wanted. I think it was called, "Are you there God, It's me Margaret."
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