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I Am Afraid of Birds

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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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    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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    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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    Bless This Group

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

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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 21-25, F 3 Responses Jan 24, 2008

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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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    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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    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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    SmilesAwaitYou SmilesAwaitYou 31-35, F 9 Responses Nov 28

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    Nothing makes me feel so contented n calm than when I feed the birds and watch them eat. All my worries fade away, but only for a short while. I, even though I am a mother, find...
    mumof1and2 mumof1and2 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 30

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    I'm sorry for the lengthy post... I just watched Geography Club and it got me regretting how long it took me to come out, and then explore as to why that was.... One of the things...
    jbar291 jbar291 18-21, M Dec 12

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    I bottle everything up. I'm not very talkative. I'm not how I used to be. I don't tell secrets to many people. I don't like but I do like getting close to people. I like to read...
    ForeverANomad ForeverANomad 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    By love I don't mean guys or anything...and I don't mean losing people to death. But I am afraid of losing my friends and family, that they will stop caring about me or I will do...
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    So I've been an only child for my whole life, and I've been happy. Change is the only thing I have ever really feared. But. . .today my mother told told me she's pregnant, and...
    PadfootPandora PadfootPandora 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    raquel80 raquel80 31-35, F 8 Responses Dec 10

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    not sure if I'm afraid anymore...I'm just used to it right now, I've been rejected by every girl I ever liked or cared about (possibly loved), people says "have confidence"...well...
    Muramasa Muramasa 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I live in St. Louis Missouri and we have the gate way arch which u can go up in. I went with my friends because they wanted to go and when we where up at the top I was fine as long...
    mwiltshire mwiltshire 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    ...but I am. I have not just fallen. It's more like the whole damn cliff just gave way beneath me. Emotional walls that no one else has come close to breaching have absolutely...
    EmeraldDreams12 EmeraldDreams12 18-21 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm not ashamed to say that I have this problem. Ever since I was raped, I've been afraid. I'm almost 16 now, and it still lingers. I was never afraid of being alone, or being...
    Anonymousgirl152 Anonymousgirl152 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    So this guy is threatening and I am so afraid, even though I don't want to be. I am so afraid.
    sproetje sproetje 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    I've always been sort of jealous of people who weren't afraid to be who they were. I've gone through life being afraid of other people's opinions, so I sort of have this thing...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 28

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    OK, "afraid" is probably the wrong word choice. I'm not afraid I'll be single for the rest of my life, I'm quite certain of it. As much as I'd love to find that perfect woman to...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 41-45, M 8 Responses Dec 2

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    I'm not afraid of dying at all, but I'm always afraid of losing loved ones or pets.
    Annaelaine Annaelaine 13-15, F Dec 7

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    I'm afraid I'll get pressured to live a life I don't desire when I can be doing something else. I'm also afraid I'll regret not being forced into a lifestyle. It's complicated.
    T055 T055 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 14

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    My old best friend just left me, I thought we were okay but apparently not. I just recently met someone that is so very a like me but still different. I'm afraid to lose him, I...
    LoneFox29 LoneFox29 16-17, F Dec 16

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    I have always been the shy girl. The wired girl. Iv always loved playing sports was never really into makeup. I would much rather play soccer or football than go shopping. I was...
    Ampk Ampk 18-21, F Dec 18

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    I really feel for you. I know what it's like. I spent a large portion of my life having this irrational fear. I was afraid to go to bed at night. I was afraid to go to sleep. I...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 4 days ago

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    *Apologize in advance for being mopey during the holidays* Happened again. Met someone. Went out a few times. It's going great. Up until she fills me in on her "situation...
    NewShoes12 NewShoes12 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Here's why I give up on people: I walk away because I cannot stand the thought of believing whatever he says and letting myself feel vulnerable around him, only to later feel like...
    SuperWomanFly SuperWomanFly 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    My power is out cuz of the major snow storm in the east coast. And I'm afraid of the dark.
    Phandom1234 Phandom1234 16-17, F Nov 26

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    I'm definitely not afraid if being unloved. I just know that the being actually truly loved will never ever happen. I'd rather be alone than not really loved.
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    After struggling with and escaping my mother's abuse for three months, I've finally grown comfortable with letting my siblings know what goes on in my life. But today I was...
    Cranksta Cranksta 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    As time goes by and I remain single, I definitely become afraid some days that I will be single forever. Ugh!
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M Nov 30

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    Darling, you understand me in a way no one ever had or probably will again. I've never met anyone like you. We live in a hole, but because you're there it's not so bad. But I'm...
    Brimmless Brimmless 16-17, F Nov 30

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    I am only afraid of angry older men. My mom's ex-boyfriend was verbally abusive and would hit things around him as he yelled. He only got physically abusive once with my mother...
    snowolf13 snowolf13 13-15, F 4 Responses Dec 1

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    Failure is hard. I am so afraid that i will fail because of some of the people of my family and my real mom that put me down and was so hash to me and her mom as well. However I...
    jessconn81 jessconn81 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 1

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    Every time I find someone I like I push them away because I'm afraid of getting hurt. I don't want to be hurt again so I'm hurting others. I just want to get better and be able to...
    meganleslie meganleslie 13-15, F Dec 1

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    I have been overweight my entire life! I have tried diet after diet with no success. I have been put down by a lot of people for my size and I would let it bother me. It has...
    unluckyme86 unluckyme86 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 3

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    Lol I'm not afraid but I know I am gonna die alone haha
    Youareallbeautiful Youareallbeautiful 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 3

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    Well, not so much "afraid that I'll end up alone," just that I think the odds of finding that ONE person are pretty slim. I can't even imagine what it would be like to really love...
    IntoTheWyld IntoTheWyld 22-25, F 6 Responses Dec 3

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    I am not afraid of dying as its not the end but the beginning.... all I wish is to die a peaceful and content person with no regrets
    shaurya26 shaurya26 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 4

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