I Am Terrified of Tornados

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    I've never actually experienced a tornado first

    hand, but when I was younger there was a tornado that was near-by while I was at my cousins house. sirens were going off as a warning and my parents were on their way out there during all of this. I was horrified that they would be caught in it and be hurt or worse, killed...
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    1 Response Jan 24, 2016

    Storm Chasing May Not Really Be For Me However I Think I Want to Do It.

    I am terrified of tornadoes, yet at the same time I am fascinated by them.  I have this one side of me that would like nothing more than to chase down the tornadoes and film them and then the other side of me wants to run and get under the bed terrified.  I don’t...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    8 Responses May 24, 2008

    Out Ran a Texas Tornado

    Glancing in your rear view mirror and seeing a funnel cloud bearing down on you  is enough put the fear of God in you.  My mother and I were driving through Texas to visit family.  My daughter was sound asleep in the back seat.  I remarked to my mother...
    aftermath aftermath
    61-65, F
    4 Responses May 6, 2009

    I've never liked severe storms

    but living in Missouri they've always been around. I live in a town called Joplin that got hit by a tornado a few years back and just now it's starting to look like a town again. So naturally when severe weather starts in, the news crews start popping up in our town. For example...
    SolitarySummer SolitarySummer
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 30, 2014

    Dorothy and Toto May Have Survived, But I Wouldn't

    Any force of nature coming in my direction will certainly be the cause of my demise. But one good thing about living in Hawaii is that we rarely if ever get tornadoes here, so that is one less way for me to die.
    smflinchbaugh smflinchbaugh
    18-21, F
    May 7, 2009

    Weird Huh?

    I am terrified of tornadoes. That is kind of funny for a chick that spent many years in Oklahoma but oh well I am still terrified of tornadoes.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Nov 17, 2009

    I Dream Of Them Constantly

    Frequently I dream of tornadoes blowing through my area, my job, my home. Is it symbolic of the chaos in my life or the whirlwind of thoughts in my head. Lately more and more tornados are touching down in NY, this is something that has never happened before. We are not in the...
    moonlightheart moonlightheart
    26-30, F
    Oct 11, 2010
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