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I Am Afraid to Fly

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    Without A Doubt, I Am Afraid To Fly.........

    i have never been on a plane & would be very nervous to fly in one.......but if i had to , i guess i would have to go , i would just have to take some sleeping pill or something........ha!...ha!...ha!
    ter215 ter215 36-40, M Dec 1, 2010

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    More Then Ever

      I can't stand to fly anywhere. I just took a trip. It was the first time I had been on a plane in about 20 years. I was flying alone and actually scared to be going across the country to a new place for the first time. I was lucky enough to be sitting next to a young...
    all4mmm all4mmm 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 15, 2009

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    How Do You Meet Single Men Who Are Also Afraid To Fly?

    Being afraid to fly makes me also afraid I won't be able to find a man to share my life with. I haven't flown in more than 10 years. I used to have to drink alcohol to even get on a plane, and now that I don't drink anymore (and hate putting pills in my body), I can't even...
    sunshinesuperwoman777 sunshinesuperwoman777 46-50 2 Responses Jun 6, 2010

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    Flying..

    I just feel once fate is taken out of my hands bad things are likely to happen. Like the plane isn't going to crash unless i get on it.
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 6 Responses Jan 15, 2010

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    Getting Married In Four Weeks And Terrified.

    Instead of a big, blown up local wedding, the boy and I are planning a destination wedding in Costa Rica next month. It's better this way, its good for the perfectionist control freak in me to relinquish control of all the details of planning a wedding. My view is that there is...
    EpoxyMonoxide EpoxyMonoxide 26-30, F 7 Responses Jan 10, 2012

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    Im afraid pf failure because Im afraid to be judged by people. I think all people would look at me and laugh. Like no one is my friend in this world all of them are my enemies all...
    Macymax Macymax 13-15, F 4 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I just want to be alone, but then I realize that if I do that I will have no one to share the great memories I have and no one to tell stories to, I won't have anyone to...
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    I don't know what got me To become afraid of these.........tiny monsters. I just am. From wasp, bumblebees, Hornets, etc. I avoid them all at all cost. I refuse to even go outside...
    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    "Now & Forever" Xandria Millions of songs, all those years in my soul And when we met, I just knew they're for you Now your voice is singing them all Your wings at mine, we will...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 2 Responses May 10

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    Planes, and ceiling fans and death are my biggest ones. They haunt me throughout the entire day and in my dreams and I'm going to be flying in less than 2 weeks to France.
    TheBellaBubbles TheBellaBubbles 18-21, F 4 Responses May 14

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    You want to know the truth? I am terrified of what the future holds for me. I won't keep that a secret, I am terrified. Terrified that one day I will grow old wondering where did...
    LaceyMarie114 LaceyMarie114 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I've jumped off a horse because a wasp was flying around me
    skittles1CK skittles1CK 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I finally realize that fear was what was holding me back from living my life. It's preventing me from doing everything I want to do. I think it would be advantageous for me to just...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F 19 hrs ago

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    I had a fly bugging me once. I couldn't find a fly swatted. I found a hammer. Half an hour later I still had a fly bugging me. I also had several holes in the walls of my...
    pardax pardax 13-15, M 1 Response May 14

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    Maybe not briefs but non of my undies have a fly. Who uses the fly on their undies anyway.
    pardax pardax 13-15, M May 14

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    I am very afraid. I live in turmoil every single day. I depend upon a theory that I substituted my own definition for and this theory is “Mind Over Matter”. The substitution...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F May 1

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    I'm afraid of life. I mean who isn't ? Life is so mysterious that it's impossible not to be afraid. The difference between winners and losers lies simply in the reason that creates...
    MeAndMySelf98 MeAndMySelf98 16-17, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    "Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you, but sometimes when you fall you fly." - Neil Gaiman 
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 28

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    So I leave for Idaho on Thursday and I hate to fly... **** that ****..
    sancjo88 sancjo88 26-30, M 1 Response May 6

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    up so high no one can catch me and I am able to get as high as I want without limits . And this is when I will be able to sleep freely and as much as I want without being stopped...
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow 16-17, F May 11

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    I didn't use to have such high anxiety of flying but all the new security measures and hoops to jump through really get to me. I would much rather drive than get on the plane...
    Booksponge Booksponge 26-30, F May 13

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    fly swatter? are you a mosquito or something?
    Noelthemadhouse Noelthemadhouse 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I baby shop for my cousins shower and always say to myself I will never be at the point where I will have a family. I want a family and am afraid it will never happen to me. I am...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 29

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    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...
    alienatedvirus alienatedvirus 18-21, M May 8

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    My dad wants me to be a doctor and I wanted to be a doctor too, but i'm starting to doubt myself. I'm not good with socializing, i'm kind of a introvert. My memory is pretty bland...
    Garcinia Garcinia 16-17, F 7 Responses Apr 26

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    I have a few dreams which are seemingly very difficult to accomplish.Already having failed in accomplishing many things due to my mistakes.I am afraid but still have hope for...
    GenuineAngel GenuineAngel 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 28

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    Honestly a few months ago I may have been afraid of death now I can't wait to die im not afraid of it because death is happiness it takes u off of this horrible world where...
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 2 Responses Apr 29

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    I'm not afraid of dying. I'm afraid of living.
    cuttergirl16 cuttergirl16 13-15, F 5 Responses May 12

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    and so I push people away.. I have lots of things I want to say, at the same time, I don't know what to say.. I am not good with poeple and so I NEVER had any friends, like 0...
    FallingWind FallingWind 18-21, F 1 Response May 12

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    right now it's not so much "I'm afraid he'll say 'no'" it's more like "I'm afraid he will never talk to me again or things will be awkward between us after he says 'no' (if he does...
    shamrok11 shamrok11 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I don't want to sound racist or anything because I know that there are a lot of really nice black boys out there. But something happened to me when I was 10 years old and my...
    beatendownbylife47 beatendownbylife47 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I don't like that the fact that the world is sooooo afraid of homosexuality. They say it's a sin but how is that sin no greater to the sin of rape or abusing a child or murder. The...
    Hispan Hispan 13-15, M 3 Responses Apr 24

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    My ex bf scares me. He was looking at me with such anger and hatred in his eyes. He was staring so hard without blinking. His gaze was so stern and I felt my heart leap out of my...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    not afraid of the whole failure part but really the whole criticism part that comes after... but then again who gives a **** about what the next MF gotta say!
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Apr 26

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    Well, that's true. I admire people who are not being afraid to just be themselves. I think that just be yourself was the best than be like other girls.
    Sakuramizuki Sakuramizuki 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 26

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    because I am not fighting it. I am afraid of what I might encounter. Yet at the same time, I love the dark.
    BlackBloodDemon BlackBloodDemon 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 26

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    Its weird because commitment is something that I really want. I want to find that someone and then eventually move in with them, get married, have kids. The whole package. I'm just...
    wonderland63893 wonderland63893 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    In todays world, Maybe in the past it was this way as there was more repression from law, society etc. So same goes for then in some areas of the world and sadly the same applies...
    Traveller96 Traveller96 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 29

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    To this day I'm afraid of her wrath. When I watched the Baltimore mom beat her son on that video, I thought of my mom.She didn't give a **** who was aroundThat's how she clobbered...
    Outofeden Outofeden 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    Not so much afraid as slightly concerned. I caught myself withdrawing again. Now, I'm forcing myself not to. All about breaking cycles.
    Sicarium Sicarium 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 30

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    I am afraid of failure but just as scared of success. It's a vicious circle. If I know I can probably succeed at something I don't do it because I'm terrified I'll prove myself...
    stormmistress stormmistress 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 30