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I Am Scared of Thunder

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    Ahhhh!

    its weird i love to watch lightning, but am absolutely terrified of thunder.
    equineflower equineflower 18-21, F Apr 23, 2012

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    Scine I Was Little

    when i lived in Oklahoma we had loads of aggressive storms and when i was little my house was struck by lightning and ever since then i have a horrible fear of thunder and lightning. but i have been out side during a storm and when i heard the thunder i just froze. in the end my...
    misaka12 misaka12 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 21, 2013

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    Me Too.

    I love the rain, but I HATE thunder. It's not a carry-over of a childhood fear, either. Thunder didn't bother me as a child, but at some point it started really scaring me. When it's thundering I feel very small and vulnerable. The noise itself startles me and it makes things...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 28, 2007

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    Curls Up!!

    I know it's only thunder and lightning but still it scares me. When it strucks at night i curl up next to my husband of jump on him. He has to hold me tight and close my ears. It's really weird, thought I would have outgrown it by now...
    shygirlbi shygirlbi 26-30, F Jun 16, 2013

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    Yikes....

    Ever since I was little, I have been afraid of thunder.  I don't know why.  But, everytime I hear thunder, my first reaction is to hide.  I know it is a beautiful sound to others, but for me it is a deep pounding of fear in my heart.  Thunder isn't bad, but it...
    hobbitt192002 hobbitt192002 26-30, F Aug 6, 2007

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    It Unsettle Me So Much...................

    if i dislike one thing in this entire universe more than anything else it has to be thunder and rain......................!!!!!! i am intrigued by the fact that i am so vulnerable to its effects and how the innocent rain which gives happiness and excitement to the mortal world...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 7, 2012

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    Silly, I Know

    I too am afraid of thunderstorms, a childhood fear that has obviously continued. It feels so silly, because it's the sound of thunder that terrifies me. Obviously thunder can't harm you. But, whenever it starts I can feel this dread beneath my skin...and I also panic about...
    brokenxtooxoften brokenxtooxoften 21-25, F 1 Response Aug 9, 2007

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    Thunder Rolls

    I recently moved to Dublin Geogia and the weather here is intense !!! The thunder rolls across the sky ,Loud and rumbbling , Cool and very scary. was only here 10 days and we had our first tonado .
    madamlupus madamlupus 46-50 Jun 30, 2008

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    AHH!

    It still freaks me out. Whenever I see lightning flash, I still slap my palms over my ears, anticipating some loud, scary boom in the distance...
    paperalias paperalias 22-25, F Nov 30, 2007

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    I'm Scared Of Thunder

    I absolutely hate it. I love Lightning, though.
    emilsson60 emilsson60 13-15, M Nov 30, 2013

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    I love rain. It's always been kind of comforting. Nothing feels better than a cold rain when its hot outside. I've always loved thunder too, but sometimes I can't sleep if it's to...
    kalypsso kalypsso 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    There is nothing like a cracking good thunderstorm with the lightning crackling across the sky, thunder booming over head and rain pounding down on an old tin roof! Bring it on...
    mrsecurity mrsecurity 51-55, M 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    Thunderstorm's a brewin'! šŸ˜ŠšŸ˜āš”ļøā˜”ļø
    Jordan1788 Jordan1788 26-30, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I used to absolutely LOVE thunderstorms. They were so calming and exciting at the same time. A few years ago, however, two houses in my neighborhood were struck by lightning and...
    FixedFacade FixedFacade 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    It's thundering right now. I'm scared. Somebody please hold me :(
    crystal234 crystal234 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm not scared of the actual prospect of death, I'm scared of the fact that I don't know what comes after. The thing is, I have a thing for knowing everything going on around me...
    Hime1009 Hime1009 13-15, F 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    I just saw her about an hour ago, she showed me the ultrasound and CT reports, I work in ultrasound and know what it all means and it sounds like she has cancer. She is supposed to...
    jan73 jan73 46-50, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Thunderstorms and rain - two things that I really love. Why? Maybe it's 'cause I live in a place where the temperature hardly ever goes below 30 degrees Celsius in the summer...
    RupanjaliSamadder RupanjaliSamadder 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    Iv never done this before excuse the long story but I need to get every detail off my mind I have no One else to talk to I'm hoping some1 will understand I was on holiday when it...
    Candlelight01 Candlelight01 22-25, F 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I am kinda scared of life, and from everything in the future, everyday there's a new problem or a new change, life hasn't been easy, but im trying my best to keep going and keep...
    ritm ritm 22-25, F 10 hrs ago

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    Texas thunderstorms. Gotta love the crackling of the thunder
    Loveisupsetting Loveisupsetting 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    Thunderstorm Two lives entwined Prepared to commit forever The pressures of life loom In thunderous clouds overhead A maelstrom of wind and lightning Whipping clothing and souls...
    compelled3 compelled3 41-45, M Mar 29

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    There is something that is so soothing, and so relaxing to me by listening to the sound of rain falling, and the thunder rolling. I love listening to it. It really makes me feel...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    For some reason, thunderstorms and rain makes me feel happy. I love sleeping through a thunderstorm at night and just watch it durring the day. And I love playing in the rain. They...
    tikani tikani 16-17, F Apr 11

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    I love this time of year because we get lots if thunderstorms. There is just something about the rain and the rumbling thunder that is sexy....mmmmm
    MyCrazyLife63 MyCrazyLife63 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Once during a thunderstorm in the middle of the night I left the house alone (my partner never knew) and climbed up onto the roof of our garage and lay there feeling the drops of...
    magicriver magicriver 36-40 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Something about a good thunderstorm :-)
    MyCrazyLife63 MyCrazyLife63 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I love staying inside and surrounding myself with blankets in bed reading a good book, while i can play a song but just barley here the music playing in the background because the...
    jessieann0921 jessieann0921 13-15, F Mar 29

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    I love the smell.. the water.. the thunderstorm.. wind.. the darkness.. the sound of water on my rooftop... the drive on the wet road.. I love everything about the rain
    sunnsood sunnsood 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    Sitting and listening to a great thunderstorm passing through. Love spring storms
    guybaycity guybaycity 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 12

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    A few years ago when I was in Cyprus there was a thunder and lightning storm one night it was amazing to watch on my villa balcony
    Dynamite500 Dynamite500 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    They help me sleep, and sometimes I have recorded thunderstorms and rain that I listen to to help me sleep
    CaptainBenza CaptainBenza 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    I always have a light on. I cannot go to sleep with out one on. I am scared of what can hide in the dark since i know what i can hide in the dark side of me. I am terrified of...
    0neUp 0neUp 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I'm scared to love again. Scared to be hurt again. Scared of never finding someone who will love me for who am and not judge me. Scared of being lied to again.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 7

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    I'm scared of my own house. Especially being home alone. I don't want to be cause I know God is watching out for me and protecting me and he says that there is no reason to fear...
    moemma54 moemma54 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am a paranoid person when it comes to health, that's probably why I am scared of doctors and hospitals so much! So, you could imagine how paranoid I could be about cancer, it is...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F Mar 22

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    I'm scared of looking for a relationship because I'm scared of rejection. I'm scared of wanting a relationship because I don't think anyone will want one with me. I just feel so...
    josieyup josieyup 22-25, F 16 Responses Mar 24

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    I am scared to have a relationship- my first "real" relationship I was forced into with an older man. I was completely betrayed and now feel to scared to let my gaurd down and go...
    unknown331 unknown331 16-17 2 Responses Mar 24

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    I'm in Florida for spring break. I'm terrified. What if I see her? She goes to college near where I'm staying . . . Thanks to her, I have eight identical nightmares a night, and am...
    AVampireGirl AVampireGirl 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I am 16 and I still sleep with the light on. I not so much scared of the dark, I am scared of what might happen in the dark. I have no control. I do not want to get over this fear...
    KeiraRhiann KeiraRhiann 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    I scared. I'm scared of losing any more weight, but scared of gaining more at the same time. I was diagnosed with anorexia, and I always throw up everything i had eaten. what...
    roseinsurvival roseinsurvival 13-15 Apr 4

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    I am currently in a relationship with my girlfriend (let's call her A) and we are madly in love... The thing is that I've tried once to tell my mom that I was in love with A...
    DemonSauce DemonSauce 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Hi there, well, I thought this was a very good site, so I want to try out to see if I get some points of view towards this experience. Well, first of all, I a male Mexican, I am...
    RobbLau RobbLau 26-30, M Apr 7

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    I am scared of many things. But right now, I am scared of my depression coming back, from oozing its way back into my mind. From returning to its home, which is still recovering...
    BunnyGruff BunnyGruff 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I am scared because it's raining again...I heard there is another a storm coming into our country. Now it's raining again.I'm scared of heavy rain specially when I'm home alone...
    NatsukiKuroneko NatsukiKuroneko 18-21, F a week ago

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    It has been a long time since I have logged into EP. I am scared that I may have to give up my home due to lack of work. In fact I am terrified of the decision on day of being food...
    lookin4sumthing lookin4sumthing 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    I'm scared that I may go on a live my life without ever being loved by someone outside of my family. I'm also scared that I may never have someone who would want to spend the rest...
    fallingpetal fallingpetal 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Iā€™m really scared of losing him, and yet I know if that happened I could survive. But this is so precious, the relationship I love so much. And it scares me that I could think...
    iridescentgurl iridescentgurl 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    When I was 18 years old, I was raped. I have never really spoken of it before. One night, after the bar, completely intoxicated, me and my friend met a couple of English men. We...
    mitted mitted 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 22

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    I don't sleep alone, If I do it's always with the lights on... I'm scared! My mind is always thinking of something then my heart starts beating fast.... I'm scared of the dark.
    LadyMayah LadyMayah 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    (using google translate) lol okay I didn't get really scared it's just that I fell asleep in class a little wile ago and it was ssr (silent sustained reading) I was falling asleep...
    dragin2000 dragin2000 13-15, M Apr 3

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    I terrifies me that there are so many different courses that my future can take. What if I don't get accepted into a good college? What if I end up hating my job? What if I have no...
    jazzamore jazzamore 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 5