Lisa Wilkinson shares a throwback photo and reveals she was severely bullied as ...

'I'm reminded of the pain behind that young girl's smile': Lisa Wilkinson shares a throwback photo and reveals she was severely bullied as a teen

By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 12:08 BST, 8 May 2020 | Updated: 12:08 BST, 8 May 2020

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Lisa Wilkinson has revealed she was severely bullied as a teenager. 

On Friday, she shared a throwback photo to Instagram and revealed the pain she suffered at the age. 

The 60-year-old wrote: 'I have such mixed emotions when I look at this photo of me at the age of 15 because I'm immediately reminded of the pain behind that very tentative young girl's smile. 

Hard: Lisa Wilkinson (pictured) has revealed she was severely bullied as a teenager. On Friday, she shared a throwback photo to Instagram and revealed the pain she suffered at the age

Hard: Lisa Wilkinson (pictured) has revealed she was severely bullied as a teenager. On Friday, she shared a throwback photo to Instagram and revealed the pain she suffered at the age

'At school I was being badly bullied and every day I feared what that school bell would bring. 

 

'Somehow, I managed to survive the schoolyard bullies but I'm painfully aware that an ever-increasing number of kids today don't.' 

She went on to pay tribute to Amy 'Dolly' Everett, who died by suicide in 2018 after suffering at the hands of bullies. 

She wrote: 'I have such mixed emotions when I look at this photo of me at the age of 15 because I'm immediately reminded of the pain behind that very tentative young girl's smile. At school I was being badly bullied and every day I feared what that school bell would bring'

She wrote: 'I have such mixed emotions when I look at this photo of me at the age of 15 because I'm immediately reminded of the pain behind that very tentative young

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