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I Am Scared of Octopuses

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    I've never actually been anywhere near a live octopus before, but just looking at a photograph of one sends shivers down my spine. I'm scared of large spiders and octopuses, with their multiple legs, are the aquatic version of them.  
    mistygrey mistygrey 41-45, F 5 Responses Jun 13, 2009

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