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I Am Afraid of Fire

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    My 4th Bday Tragedy

    4 years old. It was the best birthday ever, until my life was changed forever. I have only watched the videotape of my 4th birthday ONE time my entire life. Two years ago. It broke my heart to see what really happened that day. I had finally gotten the dog I always...
    LostLamb LostLamb 22-25, F 7 Responses Aug 30, 2007

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    Accident

    Y    I didn burn the house(i forgot food many times but one time was with fire)...but i think if didn see it or call someone the house would have gone POOF! =/ i was making...whats the word?boil ?eggs like the picture n i came to ep.there was this smell...
    amysangels amysangels 22-25, F 9 Responses Nov 9, 2010

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    We Lost Everything

    I was 12 at the time, It was January 3rd. We lived in this old red 2 story house with a coal stove in the cellar. I had put the puppy out on the porch roof as we had done so many times so he could do his business then let him back inside the house. I had laid down and fell asleep...
    carol2 carol2 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2007

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    Weird Fear Of Fire

    I don't know why I'm afraid of fire if I see a candle lit or a lighter on I can't stand it I was in science the teacher put a Brunson burner on I freaked out and legged it from the room I never went to science after few years later I did catering in 6th form it was a gas cooker...
    boyracer19941 boyracer19941 18-21, M Jul 30, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    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 2 hrs ago

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    I do love the artistic effects the camera can give me when I take pictures of fireworks. Sure, I can take your usually bursting bloom colors what not.... but I love the jagged edge...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 6 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    I love fireworks and often go to them in the summer. This past weekend I took my 8 year old son to a musical concert and fireworks show. This was a wonderful celebration of our...
    amberbethcoed amberbethcoed 22-25, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    Good morning all. Time for another 24 hours at the fire house. Get to enjoy my hour drive first.
    badnewsfiremedic badnewsfiremedic 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    My uncle is a firefighter in British Columbia
    bandit5320 bandit5320 31-35, M 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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    There's people in my area who always shoot off this one firework that sounds like a bomb or a shotgun going off. It startles the hell out of me. I can't stand it. Loud, sudden...
    XantheoftheStar XantheoftheStar 22-25, F 1 Response 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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    unfortunately I can't do fireworks this year because the guy who's house we go to every year to do fireworks said that the grass was too dry and doing fireworks might start a fire...
    anonymus000 anonymus000 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Mozilla Firefox stopped working. It gave me an error message: Proxy server blah blah blah. But for whatever reason Mozilla stops working, there is a simple remedy. In your...
    hartinar hartinar 36-40, F 4 days ago

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    I just got back from volunteering to help the school take a class of four year olds on a trip to our local fire station ( I am extremely educationally minded and my motivation had...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I had fireworks yesterday and I didn't go that's sad I missed it I was sad for awhile then my mom told me there was going to be fireworks on Monday then I got happy lol
    winterwolfSOS winterwolfSOS 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    This weekend I'm going camping with a friend and her family and I can't wait! It's about my 4th or 5th time going with them and tbh her brothers kinda cute. Usually we all just...
    DestinyKalaila DestinyKalaila 18-21, T 1 Response 6 days ago

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    gao its almost the 4th >.< too scary I really hate how loud fireworks are they too scary
    colorfulshadow colorfulshadow 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I miss lighting my own fireworks because it's banned in residential areas and that's all because of sick people who tortured animals with it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 27

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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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    Where are the best fireworks going to be this year for 4th of July?
    katiebabydoll13 katiebabydoll13 26-30, F Jun 27

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    Everyone has crashed, but I've revived the fire. There's nothing like a good fire while naked on on a beautiful night.
    feat23 feat23 56-60, M 2 Responses Jun 26

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    Sitting around a Camp fire. Music blaring. Drinking beer. Snuggled up to my girlfriend.
    KylieeBear KylieeBear 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    hey fellow firefighters if you want to know more bout me ask away
    Djcrayj Djcrayj 18-21, M Jun 23

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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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    This is not a suicidal experience. I hope that it might inspire others in this group to rethink any rash decision to try to pursue death. (Judging by the warning at the top of this...
    keiisenshi keiisenshi 26-30, M Jun 21

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    sitting around bomb fire jamming pandora, having some drinks with friends. gotta love it.!!:)
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Jun 20

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    I'm afraid of falling back into depression, but the fear of depression can almost be a debilitating and lethargic as depression, because I don't want to do anything that could...
    Maybeincubus Maybeincubus 22-25, M Jun 20

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    sausages, potatoes, onions, and cheese in a foil pan, splash some oil on, cover with foil, and throw on a grate over the fire. breakfast of champions!
    lvytn lvytn 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 20

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    Another two or three weeks I may be healed enough to sit out an enjoy a nice camp fire, keeping my fingers crossed.
    1bigbuck 1bigbuck 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 19

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    not such afraid but useless to try and thought it frustrates me at times, I accept it and for most part. I let one person know the worst of me and they are no longer around. Sooo...
    ollifer ollifer 36-40, F Jun 19

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    What kind of fire.. .. ..  .. .. .. will I be to you???
    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F Jun 19

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    I am only 20 but I feel like I will never find love. I see so many people my age that have long relationships and I feel like a total loser. I just had a break up... the...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 18

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    I'm afraid I'll be alone for the rest of my life. That I'll never find someone I can connect with someone. That scares me a lot.
    ChainedHeart ChainedHeart 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 18

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    I have been a firefighter now for 6 years. Wouldn't change anything I do for anything in the world! Between a full time job, running 3 or 4 calls a weeks and training two days a...
    709LT 709LT 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 18

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    Okay, so this whole experience seems silly, but I have two words for you my bunny-fearing friends: Donnie. Darko. Once I saw that movie, bunnies were out. Easter is the worst...
    karabbit9 karabbit9 26-30, F Jun 17

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    doesnt matter who i talk to if its girls i know or if its girls i meet on EP I always end up alone i cant be in any freaking relationship and i am afraid i will be like that...
    ThePsychoMantis ThePsychoMantis 13-15, M 3 Responses Jun 17

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    Every time I get comfortable with someone, they always leave. Even when they save they're not going to leave, they do. I'm afraid to get close with anyone because they always end...
    thatlonelygirl69 thatlonelygirl69 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 17

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    Dad: How you get fired on your day off Pot head friend: You got to be a stupid MF to get fired on your day off Me: I don't even know Bruh
    LoneLone LoneLone 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 16