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I Don't Like Spiders

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    Ugghhh - I have never liked spiders.  I am not sure why, but I've had this fear for the longest time.  Even looking at the word, or pictures, it makes me cringe.  I...
    derekthetech derekthetech 21-25, M Jul 5, 2007

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    Zey Become Vacuumed, Yees. - I don't fear most animals. Snakes, mice, potato bugs, possums... I have no problem with them. In fact, I'm actually very fond of them. But spiders...
    SheistheLorax SheistheLorax 18-21, F Jul 10, 2008

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    Noooo - Spider's freak me out so much...ah. One time when I was a kid I felt something crawling on my neck...went it smack it off and it was a spider with a egg sack...ahhhh little...
    ForeversNever ForeversNever 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 11, 2008

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    Something So Small Strikes So Much Fear - I really don't care for them, I really really don't care for spiders. I don't run and scream but if suprised I will, with no regret...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 10, 2008

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    The Song You Thought You Knew - The Itsy Bitsy Spider Crawled Up The Water Spout. Down Came The Rain, And Washed The Spider Out. Out Came The Sun, And Dried Up All THe Rain...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 18 Responses Jul 5, 2007

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    I Hate Spiders! -  I don't know why exactly, but spiders completely freak me out. Nothing else really bothers me. I don't mind snakes or anything else, just ******* spiders. I...
    PainTrained PainTrained 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 9, 2009

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    Shivers and Chills - I really don't. We can co-exisit if I just don't see them. They can be outside or in and take care of all the little bugs around, that's fine. I just don't...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 1 Response Oct 27, 2008

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    They Scare Me. - Once I chased after a black bear because I was  "mad" that he pushed down my favourite organic apple tree. (no gun I just ran after him like a crasy...
    Nanoose Nanoose 51-55, M Jan 27, 2008

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    Give Me a Snake Anyday - But if I walk through a spiderweb get out-a my way. lol   I'm gettin it off. I hate spiders.  I can kill em if I see em. So it isn't a...
    BlueGeorgia BlueGeorgia 41-45, M 12 Responses Oct 7, 2007

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    Thirsty - W hen I was pregnant I would get really thursty in the middle of the night. So I would keep a cup of something to drink on the window ledge above my bed.   One...
    KarmaKatcher KarmaKatcher 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 7, 2007

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    Spiders! Yikes! - OK I can't help it.  Spiders are gross-looking with strange round centers and furry six legs.  And any of them could bite, you just never know what ones...
    Valentine Valentine 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 18, 2007

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    I Am Really Scared of Spiders - When I was a little girl and living with my real father I had to older step brothers that were so mean.  They would hold me down and get...
    rondat rondat 41-45, F 6 Responses Dec 8, 2007

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    Spiders - i dont know why i'm just terrified of them an i live in the uk so they are harmless here
    purplepaws purplepaws 31-35, F 5 Responses Oct 27, 2008

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    AARRRRGH!!!!!!!! - its the big big ones that turn me hysterical the ones that delibaretly hide from you and pounce when you aren't looking!when you see one then you blink where do...
    blondiesindy blondiesindy 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 28, 2008

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    I Love, I Love, I Love Spiders - Look at their webs, and how they create everything - they are so very complex and unusual. Do you think it is so easy to coordinate 8 legs also...
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 3 Responses Aug 6, 2009

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    Petrified - I cannot and will not go near them!!! They hate me and I hate them, they stalk me, they really do!! When I first moved into my house they were everywhere, huge hairy...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 7, 2007

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    Little Bastards! - I got bit by some kind of spider about 10 months ago. I think I got bit by what they call a hobo spider in Utah. It started out with a fever and swelling of my...
    marinewife24 marinewife24 26-30, F Sep 21, 2007

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    With Extreme Prejudice - i was sitting on the sofa watching good morning, america, and i saw what i thought was a clump of thread.  not unusual, as i had been folding laundry...
    trugingerbred trugingerbred 26-30, F May 20, 2008

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    Car Spider - There was one that made a web on my drivers side mirror on my car this morning.  I didn't have anything to knock it down with so I just took off and got on the...
    oraclesknight oraclesknight 26-30, M Aug 14, 2007

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    I Hate Them Too! - A lot of people think it's funny that they freak me out so much, but they're about the only thing in life that really terrifies me.  My partner loves to...
    ravensong ravensong 46-50, F Jul 4, 2008

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    We Lived In a House Briefly - (less than a month)...that we discovered had an infestation of Brown Recluse spiders, and I was deathly afraid that we would get bitten...I didn't...
    allycat419 allycat419 46-50, F Aug 18, 2008

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    Japanese Spiders - When I lived in Japan we shuttered the windows at night to keep burglars out.  I'd do outside in the morning and open the shutters, only on occasion to find...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 4 Responses May 20, 2008

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    Childhhood Trauma - I had a jar of spiders and bugs poured on me while a group of kids held me down in grade school.   Ever since then, I can't stand them.   I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 25, 2007

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    I Don't Dislike Spiders, But...... - Australia has an abundance of toxic, venomous and downright dangerous fauna. A recent survey of tourists found the the most feared creature is...
    optic140 optic140 56-60 1 Response Oct 24, 2008

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    Glad I Don't Remember - For some it's snakes, for others it's siders. But I never really understood why it had to have eight legs and fur for me to be petrified with fear until...
    Mehameha Mehameha 51-55, M 3 Responses Jan 25, 2011

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    Baby Wolf Spiders - Okay I hate the eight legged creeps. One time this big baby wolf spider got into my house. I was home alone. I saw it run in, then it disappeared. I ran to the...
    Alphabeta3 Alphabeta3 13-15 Mar 18, 2013

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    My Dog Eats Spiders - i have a real fear of spiders and have done since childhood when one got caught in my hair and my sister scared me by screaming at me to stay still stay still...
    thehippy thehippy 41-45, F 6 Responses Mar 16, 2009

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    Just Spider-rific! - Okay, you can call me crazy here and that's fine but spiders like me. I am fearful of them and I don't even have to see them but they will come up, no doubt...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 7, 2012

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