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I Am Freaked Out By Spiders and Centipedes

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    Arachnophobia

    ok i have always been very scared of spiders.. theyre creepy and crawly. i want to share something that happened to me  at work a couple weeks ago. i was working on an aisle and well there was a black furry spider crawling on the shelf. well i typically freaked out a little...
    alwaysbeafriend alwaysbeafriend 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 11, 2007

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    Almost Gave Me a Heart Attack.

    I have always been freaked out by any kind of non-human creatures, no matter how big or small.  So, of course, insects fall into this category of horrifying creatures. I had never in my life seen a centipede.  The friendly, colorful, centipede xylophone that my...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 3 Responses May 1, 2009

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