I Am Afraid of Bees

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    Some times last week, I was sitting on my back porch and a small bee happens to show up, it was doing its round.  At a point, it came on me and I started somewhat screaming.  My dog looked at me and must've been thinking; what the hell is wrong with this one?  lolAs a kid, I...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Apr 22, 2011

    Even though I've never been stung by one,

    I'm deathly scared of bees, wasps, and the like. My fear of them is so bad that I can't even go outside in the summer. :(
    ChortlesOfDoom ChortlesOfDoom
    2 Responses Apr 15, 2014

    Panic Attack

    I got stung my a bee on my hand.  I was riding a bike and felt something on my head.  I read up to feel what it was and got stung.  I had a panic attack.  It did not help when my mom suggested it could be an allergic reaction.  It was not though. ...
    Sncats Sncats
    26-30, T
    2 Responses Jul 18, 2009

    I hate bees. VERY much.

    I have a phobia of bees and wasps (but especially wasps and ESPECIALLY yellow jackets). It stems from a time when I was a toddler and an adult took advantage of me because I was mildly afraid of a bee, and now I get chills and panic whenever I see them. Silently, of course...
    Boulier Boulier
    18-21, F
    Jan 3, 2015

    I think maybe I'm afraid of bees

    for a few reasons. When I was little if I stung on the foot by a honey bee it had to be scraped off so the venom wouldn't get pumped in more by pinching it out. So my parents would come out with a huge knife and scrape the stinger off my foot. Why the huge knife? Why not a...
    Morrgin Morrgin
    31-35, F
    1 Response May 30, 2015

    Epie Pen Time

    always carry a shoot kit with me if away from the house
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Jun 11, 2011

    I've jumped off a horse

    because a wasp was flying around me
    skittles1CK skittles1CK
    16-17, F
    1 Response May 17, 2015

    Never Stung

         I was never stung by a bee before. I think that's why I'm so scared of them. I'm scared I might be allergic or that the sting might hurt really badly or that I could die. I have black hair, which attracts bee stings since it looks like a bear. Once a bee got stuck in my...
    TheWeirdoGirl TheWeirdoGirl
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Jun 1, 2012

    I Will Pass Out If It Gets Close!

    I am deathly afraid of Bees, wasps, hornets, pretty much anything that flies and stings. I have no idea where this fear comes from because I have never been stung ( knock on wood!) but i do know that my brothe ris very allergic to them. If one gets close to me I...
    boredathome boredathome
    2 Responses Aug 6, 2009

    Yes, A Little Bit Though I Am Not Even Allergic Either.

    Though I have never been stung a bee,I have been stung by a wasp and I am sure it is just as bad as a bee sting.I was scared too,I thought I would be allergic to them too.I am lucky I am not but I knew it was a wasp because the stinger was not left in my calf where I was stung...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 26, 2012

    The Anxiety Is Killing Me Today!!

    So, it's bright and sunny. Supposed to be in the 80's today!! Instead of thinking about taking my son to the park or going out for a relaxing walk, I'm here having a freakin panic attack, because I know that I HAVE to go outside later and I'm dreading it!!! I'm so afraid...
    notjustamom30 notjustamom30
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 7, 2010

    Bee In My Pants

    I have always been afraid of bees and wasps, but my fear has increased since last summer. I had been stung once before, so I knew that I wasn't allergic, but it still scared me. My mom, dad, and brother were on a road trip and we got out to eat at a restaurant. We parked in a lot...
    toughbubbles toughbubbles
    1 Response Apr 16, 2013

    Rules My Life

    I have never been stung and as far as I know I'm not allergic. I have just developed this insane fear of bees and wasps. I like sunshine in the summer, but I'm afraid to go out because there are bees and wasps there. I run like hell when one comes close and if one ever comes to...
    Eomanical Eomanical
    1 Response Mar 27, 2009


     Actually, I'm afraid of whatever insect that flies around my head, the closer to my eat, the bettter and makes a sound. ewwww!
    bublina bublina
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Aug 16, 2009

    Deathly Afraid

    Bees, ugh everything about them makes me shiver, they sting, they are ughly, and the buzzing. When i was little i always got stung, i even got stung on my 6th birthday, terrible memmorie. now i try not getting stung or any where near a bee, i will freak out so bad. ugh! they are...
    theshortloud1 theshortloud1
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 18, 2009

    Bzzzzzz Arrrrrgh!!!!!!!

    I am TERRIFIED of bees. I have severe irrational apiphobia and sphexophobia. If bee's about 50 metres away, I will feel myself panicking and if it starts moving towards me, I have a panic attack and I pass out. I am not allergic and have only ever been...
    llama4lifex0x0 llama4lifex0x0
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 11, 2009

    Anaphylactic Shock

    I've been afraid of Bees my whole life. I would get stung on my foot and be unable to breath and my leg would be the size of a baseball bat within a few minutes as the venom slowly crept up it. I'm kind of glad they're slowly being eradicated by pollution and extermination...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 18, 2013


    I don't think I'm afraid of bees itself, I'm more afraid being stinged.  I don't know if it is being superstitious or not but I do this as I was told, put my tongue on the palate and the bee won't bite. When I was younger, we went to have a family picnic, there was lots...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Dec 15, 2010

    I Am Afraid Of Bees

    My dog isn't scared, she plays with bees. 
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Jul 3, 2011

    Just Don't Like Them

    I just really do not like them if one comes near me I just find that I can not move. It's not the fact that they could sting me that scares me I think It's the way they just hover and the tendency they have got to follow you. But whatever I just freeze so they are definitely not...
    gelroller gelroller
    46-50, M
    Aug 3, 2012

    Sitting at the pond fishing yesterday

    and a fly dive bombs the side of my head. I shake my head so it can get out of my hair. My hair is in a pony tail folded and tied over. Just in case I use my my fingers to bounce my hair a little and the fly was still in there. It landed on the ground in front of me and it wasn...
    Morrgin Morrgin
    31-35, F
    May 30, 2015

    Yes and No

    When I was a kid I was stung really bad by a bunch of bees. Had a bit of an allergic reaction. You see, bee stings tend to cause me to die. Or so I thought. I got stung last summer on my way to Heat Transfer and nothing happened.... but Im still emotionally tramuatized for...
    Silver01ta Silver01ta
    36-40, M
    May 22, 2008
    cashetty69 cashetty69
    51-55, M
    May 24, 2015

    I've been stung over 50 times in my life from

    bees or wasps and I'm only 23. I'm at the point where If i see a bee I'll push someone into it and sprint the other way
    kurdunderbla kurdunderbla
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 17, 2015

    Sacre the Hell Outta Me

    bees and wasps....wasps are worse because they will get mad at you, bees will leave you alone if you leave them alone and they die after they sting you but wasps...they will get mad at you and can sting you more than once. first time i got stung was when i was chasing a black...
    lmpulsive lmpulsive
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Aug 18, 2009

    The noise that they make scares the living

    daylights out of me. I don't care if they sting me I just can't stand to hear the buzzing sound.
    sammichs sammichs
    18-21, F
    May 28, 2014

    Yesterday afternoon I had woken up from my sleep

    since I work overnights. I then go to the spare bedroom where I keep my laptop. Inside the room I discovered a bee. Instantly my heart rate sky-rocketed. Due to where the bee was, I was only able to get my laptop and not able to get the charger for it safely. That severely...
    dragonexpert dragonexpert
    26-30, M
    2 Responses May 26, 2014


    I am DEATHLY afraid of bees and NO, I'm not allergic.  When I was about 7 or 8 years old, I was wearing a bright orange shirt and I was walking to the store across the street from my parents house.  Suddenly, I felt something extremely fuzzy rubbing ...
    notjustamom30 notjustamom30
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jul 17, 2009

    Bees & Insects.

    I have anti-bugs. they terrify me!     
    ascs ascs
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 6, 2009

    I hate being allergic to bees

    because in the summer everyone thinks I'm on crack when I'm sprinting through the streets to avoid them.
    tiki18 tiki18
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 11, 2015


    So if I get stung by a bee I will die.Thank God for the epi-pen.The end.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick
    Mar 23, 2011
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