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I Am Afraid of Birds

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    I always thought I was the only one!
    milespergallon milespergallon 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 4, 2012

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    Damn Bird Phobia!

    I have been afraid of birds all my adult life. I say my adult life as I don't remember it being a problem when I was a child. Late teens and early twenties I was really bad, would change my route if there were birds on the path ahead! Now it's avoidance - If i'm walking through...
    MissMoneypenny MissMoneypenny 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 14, 2007

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    Sparrows

     My mother and grandmother were afraid of birds and were afraid of cats.  I am still superstitious when it comes to birds. A few days ago I woke up to a commotion.  My cat was pouncing on my chest and howling as Siamese do.  A sparrow had flown in to my...
    Andygrace Andygrace 46-50, F Oct 25, 2009

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    Im Deathly Afraid of Birds! and More Afraid of Dead Ones.

    It started when i was around 6 or 7! my cat would always kill little helpless birds and put them on the porch right in front of the door, so basically everyday i woke up and had to check if there was something dead in front of my door. but it never really started bothering me...
    lilsk8rqt lilsk8rqt 16-17 2 Responses Sep 3, 2008

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    I Know How To Stop Being Afraid Of Birds

    Okay, guys. Listen up. I know what can make you not be afraid of birds anymore.    What you need to do is get your hands on some "special" brownies. You know what I mean. I'm talkin' MARIJUANA. So get your hands on some hash brownies, and it will cure your phobia...
    weedcuresbirdfrights weedcuresbirdfrights 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 17, 2010

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    I Am Deathly Afraid of Birds(small Ones the Most)

    It started when I was about 11 or 12...My sister bought this bird and its cage was right at the entrance to the hallway, that I had to walk thru to get to my room. There was something seriously evil about this bird first we tied the opening closed with wire cuz it always got out...
    snauzberries snauzberries 18-21, F Jul 24, 2008

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    I Used To...

    ....but not really anymore.Well one day it was early I was at work way before everyone else, I work with young children, so I was put on garden duty (I was always early when I worked all day everyday but my hours have changed loads so I don't go in early anymore. However I was...
    RHSK143 RHSK143 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2011

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    So Scary

    I have may phobias, but birds tops the list.  I have been afraid of birds and all bird related things since I was about 2 1/2 or 3.  It actually sounds dumb, but this fear is very dibilitating for me.
    princess82 princess82 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 24, 2008

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    They say that fear is what stands between you and your dreams. Around the age of 16, I decided to do things I was afraid of. Not anything too dangerous, just awkward, embarassing...
    sparkydream sparkydream 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    I'm def afraid of that.. I'm only 21 but I'm so mature for my age n I just want to settle down already with someone I'm head over heels with.. it sucks feeling like Ull always b...
    dqtxx1 dqtxx1 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I had a cruel past. Everytime I take a nap, series of fear will awaken me. 2 years ago, I was bullied. It started when I was 6 until I turned 17. I was bullied for 11 years. They...
    lavendermist07 lavendermist07 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I have a feeling that I am going to be alone forever. i am afraid that no one will ever need me or want me or truly love me. ive not had the greatest luck in the love department at...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 7 Responses 2 days ago

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    Just Once Just once in my Life. It would be nice If someone Was afraid Of Losing me I am always Afraid That I am going To lose someone I Love that someone will decide they no...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    The reason I go on buying sprees is because I receive no happiness or appreciation at home, not even from other people. I realize that when I shop, I do not think all the way and...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I'm feeding birds right now I'm outside and I see a lot of them lol it's cute c:
    winterwolfSOS winterwolfSOS 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I am afraid of becoming an alcoholic. Alcoholism runs in my family. My father's Step-mom and dad are both recovering alcoholics. My mother's Mother, and Step-Dad are borderline...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    My mom always laughs and tells me this story about how when I was little, I refused to draw her pictures. She said I would sit down and cry because my drawings didn't look good...
    lindsayannee lindsayannee 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    im not afraid to show my body, i like how i look and what i do. i write for fun, i will write any story that you want me to write, no matter what it is. i only ask for mature...
    christophzzzs christophzzzs 13-15, M 5 days ago

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    so afraid of it yet I'm extremely close to it. I just don't know what to do
    playr435 playr435 22-25, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    i hate it when you want to be friends with someone but don't approach them cause your afraid they'll say no.
    spulunky spulunky 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm of afraid of getting hurt so I shut people out if I feel I'm getting too attached. If I can prevent a broken heart then I will.
    foreveralone22 foreveralone22 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I'm Looking for advice on how to not be worried. my wife wants to get pregnant but I'm very afraid of all the thing I have been reading about that could go wrong and maybe even...
    acountryboy19 acountryboy19 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    No so much afraid of it as I don't like it just because someone is different don't mean you shouldn't talk to them or be there friend who knows they might bring something new to...
    paulsmith345 paulsmith345 16-17, M 4 Responses a week ago

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    I'm afraid of being rejected by the ones I love and care about.Sometimes I try to hard to make them happy.I wish the trust issues faded.
    punkglampire punkglampire 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 28

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    I am afraid. I am afraid of spiders, heights, death, all of it, all of the petty and more complex creatures, things, and instances, but that is of the least importance as of right...
    ASMRLegion ASMRLegion 18-21, T Jun 27

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    I love birds.But,I had gotten a little annoyed at a brid sitting in my apricot tree.It just kept on making a hidious noise.I picked up an apricot and had thrown it.Only wanting to...
    Duckygirl2 Duckygirl2 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    I have been always ready for dying. I even do take as much of pain that goes in this body without complaining. I never think like dying is a bad thing. After all as when you die no...
    Egyptianguy34 Egyptianguy34 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 27

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    I admire people,that are not afraid to be themselves! I strongly believe,you will be discovered eventually,playing charades with other's lives. So why put yourself,and others...
    Susiedisney Susiedisney 56-60, F Jun 26

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    The last time I was really depressed, I didn't eat for days, I stayed in bed all the time, I didn't go anywhere nor wanted to be around anyone. It was bad and it got worse after I...
    Deeplyflawed89 Deeplyflawed89 22-25, F Jun 26

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    I love people saying not afraid to die while i lay on a hospital bed with my brother who just turned 17 and the last person he felt anything for won't even say goodbye so i can...
    Human4 Human4 16-17, M 3 Responses Jun 26

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    I am so afraid of the future. Will I even make it out sane let alone alive?
    renlambert renlambert 13-15 Jun 26

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    I never was really. I guess since I wanted to be a clown since I was a child I was not really afraid.
    IndecisiveDoeEyes IndecisiveDoeEyes 31-35, F Jun 26

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    Well, I guess I already let myself go a bit... I'm 65 lbs heavier than my college weight and about 50 lbs overweight. But I want to really let go and eat whatever I want and be...
    person12670 person12670 31-35, M 6 Responses Jun 25

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    I had a traumatic experienced. After being lonely, bullied and alone for 6 years, I met a bestfriend. At first we are three, then we become five and named our group. Our group...
    lavendermist07 lavendermist07 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 25

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    it's not that I'm affraid to fall in love it's just that I am afraid to fall in love with the wrong person again.
    ForgetableMe ForgetableMe 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 24

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    I can't believe that I'm not the only one who has this; I've always been afraid of them, but now that I'm older, I'm not so much scared as I am weary of being near them. For me, I...
    zydeko zydeko 18-21 Jun 23

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    I try to surround myself by people who aren't afraid to be themselves because a.) I could use the inspiration because I have a hard time being myself in front of others, and b...
    nerdfighter314 nerdfighter314 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    I recently got a request from my sister in-law to draw her a logo. I've been drawing for quite some time but I can't pull this together no matter how hard I try. What if I fail...
    kiraikou kiraikou 16-17, F Jun 22

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    For everyone who is afraid- You can't spend the rest of your life being afraid of people rejecting you, and you have to start by not rejecting yourself, you don't deserve it. From...
    AnyaW AnyaW 13-15 3 Responses Jun 22

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    I had a dream which helped me realize I am afraid of scrutiny. I can't post things and leave them up because I heavily scrutinize everything I write. I don't just express what's...
    ReadyFreddieDarling ReadyFreddieDarling 26-30 Jun 22

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    I aint afraid,you only live once.
    Dracula14 Dracula14 13-15, M Jun 21

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    Are you afraid of growing old? I am. But it will be more bearable if you don't have to sleep alone. Hope this little story makes you smile. An older couple was lying in bed one...
    novembermoon novembermoon 41-45, F 3 Responses Jun 21

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