I Am Afraid of Lightning

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    I am very much afraid of lightning.

    If a thunderstorm is even somewhat close to my house when I am arriving home from somewhere, I won't get out of my car until it passes by. And if I absolutely have to be outside with lightning anywhere close by, I must look like a fool running like my butt is on fire trying to...
    4k5dii 4k5dii
    46-50, M
    1 Response May 15, 2014

    I Love the Looks of It

    I really don't mind it...in the distance.  Where I live, the lightning has many fields to hit around us.  It feels like it's WAY too close to the house. This fear may stem from the fact that when I was growing up, the house two doors down got hit by lightning.  I...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    Jul 18, 2008
    Youreawizardharry Youreawizardharry
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 30, 2015

    I'M Afraid Of Lighting

    v.v idk it's just... I don't like the sound of lighting. If it's something I can't see I get beyond scared. I would cry uncontrollably and shake. Would also cling on to anyone close by as long as they comfort me. I have been dealing with this fear all my life and no one has been...
    BelLovesYou BelLovesYou
    18-21, F
    Oct 9, 2013

    I Am Fascinated By Lightning

    Such raw power. Then I wait for the thunder.. Lightning has been here since the start of time yet we have only known about electricity for a relatively short time.  The raw power of a thunderstorm stirs peoples emotions. We cling to each other.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 12, 2010

    Its Scary, Yet So Beautiful

    I have always been fascinated by lightnings. During my younger years, it was fear. I used to hide in the deepest corners of my home, after shutting the windows, to escape the sound of thunder and the flash of lightning. As time progressed, this fear has diminished considerably...
    Deepdrowning Deepdrowning
    2 Responses Oct 7, 2009
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