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I Am Afraid Of Helium Balloons

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    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

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    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...
    mrsstrom mrsstrom 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 20, 2006

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    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

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    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

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    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...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 27, 2007

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