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I Am Afraid of Bats

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    I Love Batman But Not Bats

    As for me I never liked Bats, not sure why but I always was not to fond of them. In other words I'm scared of them, because I know for a not so fun fact they carry disease with them. And I don't want to be bitten by one and turn into some vampire going around giving people...
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Jul 3, 2013

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    Very Scared

    You might be too if you woke up in the middle of the night to get a drink only to have one swoop down at you. I lived in this old apartment building. At times there were bats upstairs but they had the upstairs closed off to take care of the problem. Well, twice bats got into my...
    Ashley868 Ashley868 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 13, 2008

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    Scary =/

    My fear started when I was little girl. When i was 3, a bat was in my house just flying around and it kept coming dangerously close to my head. I've been scared of them ever since. Even seeing the plastic ones at halloween time scare me.
    dramaticxforxgood dramaticxforxgood 16-17 Dec 23, 2008

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    They Intimidate

    I had a bat pee all over me one night... it frightened the hell out of me... they have nasty claws.. they are kind of cute and sweet little eyes... but I am still afraid of them we get them here a lot at night...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Jun 28, 2011

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