I Am Not Afraid Of Heights, Im Afraid Of Falling

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    I live in St. Louis Missouri

    and we have the gate way arch which u can go up in. I went with my friends because they wanted to go and when we where up at the top I was fine as long as I didn't look out the window but when I felt it start to sway I thought I was gonna puck! (note: when It's windy out the...
    mwiltshire mwiltshire
    26-30, F
    Dec 21, 2014

    As long as I'm secured,

    like on a roller coaster or something, I love the thrill...otherwise I'm terrified, have a hard time even being close to a railing if it's on the edge of something high.
    confusion37 confusion37
    36-40, F
    Feb 19, 2015
    AverageQuota AverageQuota
    16-17, M
    Feb 18, 2015

    So I saw final destination 5 in 3D

    and oh my gosh! When all those people were falling from the collapsing bridge I was freakin'. I know 3D doesn't really add to the cinematic experience but when ur watching something that actually freaks u out, it doesn't help.
    mwiltshire mwiltshire
    26-30, F
    Dec 27, 2014

    I'm not afraid of heights,

    I'm afraid of falling for you! #plottwist
    Unspokenthinker Unspokenthinker
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 15, 2015

    My Dad played a game with us kids.

    We knew it as "Saved your life." Almost anytime I stood at the top of a precipice or steep hill Dad would suddenly and firmly grab me by the shoulders, rapidly shove me toward the edge and pull me back and declare "Saved your life!" Scared the wits out of me. Now, I love...
    Beth403 Beth403
    46-50, F
    Feb 26, 2014

    I too have this intense fear of heights.

    My legs start to wobble and get weak when I look out from a 3rd floor window.
    ATroubledLife ATroubledLife
    46-50, M
    Feb 26, 2014

    I can even handle the fall!

    It's the sudden stop at the bottom that causes all the aggro!!
    picklebobble picklebobble
    51-55, M
    1 Response Feb 19, 2015

    I'm not even afraid of falling,

    really . Its that sudden stop when landing that gets me a little nervous.
    jayciedubb jayciedubb
    51-55, M
    Feb 18, 2015
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    2 Responses Mar 24, 2015

    So the fair is going on today

    and I went with my cousins but I feel like in boring because I won't go on any of the big scary rides I'm seriously a big baby when it comes to fairs I'll only ride like 6 things instead of all of them.
    SnoopDoggsGrama SnoopDoggsGrama
    18-21, F
    Jul 16, 2015

    I'm not afraid of heights,

    I'm afraid of falling. I'm not afraid of the dark, I afraid of what's in it. I'm not afraid to love, I'm afraid of not being loved back.
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    3 Responses Feb 19, 2015
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