Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Afraid Of Helium Balloons

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 23 People

    I Wasn't

    ...But since the couple wanted us to believe that a balloon can pick up a 6 year old child and still stay in flight i am slightly scared that some evil force from another planet might capture this and use them to carry us all off. (NOT REALLY!!!! but I dreamed this last...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 18, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Ewwww

    They scare me.. I'm always afraid they might just pop. Why not just use water? It's more funny when you throw them at someone.
    musared musared 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 25, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Holes

    I cant stand small holes in balloons I feel like twichin out when I see one or try to blow a balloon up and there is a hole in it.
    ATLANTIC0CEAN ATLANTIC0CEAN 18-21, M Dec 31, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not Just Helium

    I am afraid of loud noises, and well since any balloon can pop, I am afraid of them as well. My poor kids have had very few balloon experiences.. poor things! LOL
    Mystic44 Mystic44 41-45, F 4 Responses Sep 30, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Yikes!

    I know it sounds weird to some, but I can't go into those party type stores without worrying that they will pop a balloon. I have been known to wait in the car when a family member has to go in and get balloons. I have gotten better over the years, but if they are blowing up a...
    mrsstrom mrsstrom 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 20, 2006

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Sister Threatens Me

    Most people around me know of my fear of all things balloony. Especially my sister who the other day threatened me with some balloons. I'm not kidding here either. She'd just got back from a fair or something when she walked (on purpose) into the living room where I was quite...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 27, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Helium Balloons

    Helium balloons,In fact,Balloons in general,They freak me,Don't know why,Funny thing,Hot air ballooning,That's different,Love it! 
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 9, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Im deathly afraid of snails, slugs and balloons.
    Kaiririri Kaiririri 22-25, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't stand it when balloons pop. Normally when people blow up balloons close to the breaking point I get EXTREMELY nervous. I cover my ears because the bang scares the heck out...
    songwriterandsinger songwriterandsinger 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I dislike rubber balloons. Every time I encounter them, kids play this game called balloon pop. It's my least favorite game. Every time they see me, they always pop balloons!
    Kim2018 Kim2018 13-15, F Apr 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    putting aside my name on here for a moment, I'd like to share a serious problem I have. There is this woman that I cherish with all my heart. right now she desperately needs...
    PervertedlyWeird PervertedlyWeird 26-30, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Idc if it's just a carpender bee I WILL RUN FOR MY LIFE!!!! The only bugs i'm not afraid of are ants and ladybugs. But anything else will kill me. And me watching Fringer doesn't...
    Graebe309 Graebe309 13-15, M 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love to put balloons down my pants and roll around on them, the feeling of them rubbing against my skin and hard penis make me so excited. And all I can ever think about is how...
    LiamClark LiamClark 22-25, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i had so much friends but i lost them all. i'm afraid of meeting new people because they will leave to just like everyone else. i'm afraid that i'm gonna lose all the people i...
    catsrule5678 catsrule5678 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes I look at my sister and I can't believe how different we are. When everyone says we are very similar I can't help to agree and disagree. She's so comfortable with herself...
    Amairany Amairany 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I sometimes feel so afraid of what to come. Anything, when I drove to gym in the heavy rain, I talked to myself, that was the only way, it's a silly fear no one else could...
    Mangostrawberrybanana Mangostrawberrybanana 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why should you be afraid? That darkness is a part of you. You should just accept it. To be afraid of it is the same as being afraid of one of your own limbs. we all have darkness...
    KittyBlue3 KittyBlue3 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My bf is thinking about at least 3 years studding in an other country and it won't be easy for me to move to that land and he knows it. He and a friend of his wish to go that...
    kristhy kristhy 22-25, F Apr 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was always the one that eats the slowest and my mom never had the patience for me. We were supposed to be going to the beach. Because I ate too slow, I was left behind. The rest...
    YesIAmAsian YesIAmAsian 18-21 1 Response Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yeah, aren't we all? We are afraid of rejection. It's like it's better to not ask questions if we are afraid of the answers we will get. Envy those who can easily express their...
    RedThatDescribesMe RedThatDescribesMe 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just did something that I never really thought of doing. This pertains to my very first story on Experience Project, please do use that story for reference. I signed into my...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    afraid of what will happen, if I speak up, speak out, let them know I'm hurting. but how do you tell someone who thinks you're perfectly fine, that you dread everyday before it...
    irishlassy98 irishlassy98 16-17, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think my biggest fear is the fear of myself getting sick to my stomach or someone else getting sick. Since I was a little girl I have been terrified of it. Everything about it...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Death is a natural part of life, the only thing I'm afraid of is dying without having of had my fair share of experiences with the world.
    SugarAndStrawberries SugarAndStrawberries 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My heart is racing. My head is hurting. I keep thinking about how there's no one. There's nothing. Maybe I've been alone for too long. I've forgotten how to connect. Every part of...
    bunnyXbunny bunnyXbunny 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am too afraid to do anything wholeheartedly. Sports, school, relationships. I can only dip in my toes, not jump into life
    thescruffofamoose thescruffofamoose 18-21, F Mar 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There are so many different things I want to do with life. Want to really be in the fashion field also bar tending but I have this weird way of thinking . I even get job offers but...
    Lolabeautyy Lolabeautyy 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    it's a scary road im afraid if you learned the truth you would stray...
    mrsskayl mrsskayl 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's just I'm afraid they would touch sexuality and I don't normally say nothing
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am not afraid to go out and meet new people, on the contrary i am rather confident but because i have been rejected as a child all my life by my family i have that fear that the...
    confusednormalness confusednormalness 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Lately I've been having this fear of losing those I love. Not just my family but my bf. It's also made me realize my own mortality. I haven't been afraid of death or loss since...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F Mar 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am terrified of death of dying of loved ones dying. I become so anxious and scared and depressed. I have nightmares. I can't sleep. I'm afraid to go to sleep. Recently I was told...
    JKenagy JKenagy 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Only afraid for not to full fill my responsibility..
    anantkrar anantkrar 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am almost 25 years old. I am married and I have a beautiful 5 yr old daughter. My husband is handsome and perfect in almost every way possible. I have a beautiful 4 bedroom house...
    MrsRoker MrsRoker 22-25, F Mar 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So my names jay, 15 and i have a little issue with someone i like in school. His names darien,16 and i see him everyday during school and i can't stop looking at him for the...
    jayforever jayforever 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I stay in relationships that I'm not happy in because I'm afraid I'll end up alone. I cared about him but we didn't click. After 3 months we finally discover that we were both...
    kaco00389 kaco00389 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This actually terrifies me. I'm not at all new to the pain game, and I've had my fair share of horrible relationships. They are supposed to make me grow and I'm supposed to learn...
    Etherealrose Etherealrose 18-21, F Apr 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm afraid to show a picture of myself because I hate the way I look and I feel like people will judge me
    KidNova45 KidNova45 18-21, M 3 Responses Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Is anybody else afraid of the way they crawl? That is what has always scared me the most about them. The size doesn't matter. If it has those disgusting, hairy eight little legs I...
    erinbear123 erinbear123 13-15, F Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm not afraid of being fat because I have pretty much been like it my whole life
    humoungagirl humoungagirl 22-25 2 Responses Apr 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I LOVE that you are never afraid to share your feelings. Open communication is what will keep our love blossoming.
    ifoundhim ifoundhim 36-40, F 11 Responses Apr 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I really do love this, however I am terribly afraid to truly express myself.
    pilgzy pilgzy 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 4