I Have a Fear

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    >I was deployed to Australia

    for joint exercises. >I was on post one night from 0000-0800. >First few hours were creepy but quiet >wasn't until 0300 that I felt like I was being watched >Heard what sounded like something mimicking a human screaming out in the treeline >Being that dumbass I am I went to...
    USMC1990 USMC1990
    26-30, M
    Apr 17

    I am extremely afraid of spiders,

    and a few months back we got new neighbors who kept them as pets of course we just had to invite them over for dinner one night. Then the next day I was brushing my teeth and I go to pick up the toothpaste and a tarantula was there. I don't believe I ever ran so fast in my life...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 15, 2014

    I have a great fear of open water in every

    direction. I dont mind lakes, but if i feel like i cant safely swim to shore i flip out. Forget drowning, id die of cardiac arrest.
    xxxCL4Yxxx xxxCL4Yxxx
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 21, 2014

    I have a fear of getting cancer,

    i do and tb i always in some ways have. my great aunt died from breast cancer and my great grandpa just recently died from a brain tumor that was cancer. in 7th grade a kid from our school died from cancer, and whats scary is there is SO much of it. its everywhere and its...
    dathglas dathglas
    13-15, M
    Sep 26, 2015

    Dying alone. I would want all of my loved ones

    around me when I die, so I'll feel....comfort.....
    Nixismachina Nixismachina
    16-17, F
    Feb 19, 2015

    I have a bad fear of people walking behind me

    at night.. Especially if they run. I had a really bad experience.. ;/ I hate how it gets dark really early now so it's dark longer..It's so scary ahaha
    AlexisOwO AlexisOwO
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2015
    Vivific Vivific
    16-17
    1 Response Jul 2, 2014

    SPIDER DOUCHE!! why do you have to crawl into

    my room like an unwanted house guest? little *****
    YourArguementIsInvalid YourArguementIsInvalid
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 11, 2015

    I need to make a confession.

    ....when I was little, I loved the water, I was always trying to get in as much as could, until the day. The day I was hit with a massive wave that almost took me out to sea and almost drowned me. I was rescued but I still almost drowned and for a 4 year old, that's scary. That's...
    TheShutout TheShutout
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jul 11, 2014

    I really hope that in 5 years I'll be ok.

    Financially stable, maybe be in a relationship and just be happy in general
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 27, 2015

    A Strong Fear I have.

    ... whenever there is Pain on the left side of my chest, I remember the harm I have done to my body..... in 2013 months, till Jan 2014... of swallowing Mercury in hope of brain damage, of inhaling mercury vapours in hope of painful death, of mixing aluminium-mercury complex in...
    Voina Voina
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Aug 24, 2015

    I'm afraid that I'll slowly go crazy.

    That the way in which it happens will be slow enough for me to know I'm going crazy, but too quickly for me to do anything about it.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 8, 2015

    This has been a recent development.

    I am really not sure if it's right for me to fear this but this is causing unwanted stress in my life. It started last year in December. I had trained hard for my first half marathon but when the actual day arrived, I started to have an uneasy feeling. I woke up early in the...
    uselessguy uselessguy
    36-40, M
    Aug 24, 2014

    i hate clowns and porcelain dolls!

    they are really scary, don't you agree?
    Xxkitten16xX Xxkitten16xX
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Sep 20, 2015

    None Of My friends Knows About This Fear...

    i have this fear, its really pathetic when you think about it but i have it. i have a fear of falling inlove with someone. i can have really strong feelings towards someone, but i would never admit to myself that i was inlove with them. i dont know why, i guess its coz im so...
    UmbraEyes UmbraEyes
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 9, 2011

    I fear losing all the good I have left in me.

    Things happen to me that hurts me so bad it turns into anger and resentment and I fear it will make me turn into someone I'm not
    ladycherie97 ladycherie97
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 2, 2015

    I'm afraid of being alone

    and losing those who are close to me. I'm also afraid of being a failure in life. On the bright side, I got over my childhood arachnophobia many years ago lol
    84wraith 84wraith
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 15, 2015

    One of my biggest fears is devoting my self to

    one Man or woman for a long period of time. Yet to only find out that they didn't truly love me, or that they fell out of love with me, and they have cheated on me repeatedly, it's just that time is so precious you don't live forever and waisting it with the wrong person and...
    whenwherewhat whenwherewhat
    18-21, F
    Nov 9, 2015

    Mine is a bit dumb but nothing scares the sh*t

    out of me more than inflated balloons. I'm just waiting around for the bloody things to go BANG! That's when I have a panic attack...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 8, 2015

    I fear that I will die not making people happy

    not making some type of difference in the world . That I won't have a name for myself when I go and only my really close friends would know how broken and sad I actually feel . I fear that I will forever pretend to be happy never actually be happy .
    livingdead12 livingdead12
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jul 10, 2015
    Potchii Potchii
    22-25, M
    1 Response Sep 14, 2015
    IntellectPeanut IntellectPeanut
    22-25, M
    Dec 14, 2014

    If anyone connected this profile with my real

    profile. Uhhh... Not to say this one isn't real, I'm just saying that no one has connected this one to another one with my actual name.
    Ticklemeplease7 Ticklemeplease7
    18-21, M
    Oct 4, 2015

    Heights, spiders, and tornadoes are some,

    but this particular fear is different. I can't fight or evade this one. You might think i'm strange for being afraid at this young age. I don't want to get old. I am counting down to my 18th birthday like it's the end of the world or something. I don't know why, but I don't...
    moose73630 moose73630
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Sep 24, 2015

    ****** POLICE sexual abused to me.

    . i've already escaped to another city 8 months ago. and they suddenly came to my house now... sadly in my country..i can't get help.system is too delayed. i'm ****** scared of it,this fact.. man is always king.they do whatever they want **** police **** you go the hell...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 28, 2015

    I have two fears: Genophobia and/or

    Coitophobia: fear of sexual activity Aichmophobia: fear of sharp objects
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 15, 2015

    Scared of and/or DISGUSTED by pregnancy,

    crawling insects, old men and going blind!
    PsychMarshmallow PsychMarshmallow
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 13, 2015

    I'm afraid of death, well not exactly I'm more

    afraid of what's after death, better yet, I'm afraid of the unknown. That's it. I'm not afraid of death but what's after it? We won't know until we experience it. But I don't want to experience it. What's it like to be blind. Lots of people who are blind try to explain it but no...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Aug 28, 2015

    Not many people know this

    but in real life I have fear of women it's people think it's funny and I struggle and it puts me down a lot
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 15, 2015

    I am lik deathly afraid of lakes.

    I don't know why it's just they scare me or something...
    LifeRebel LifeRebel
    16-17, F
    5 Responses Jun 21, 2014
    ssweetdisspositionn ssweetdisspositionn
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Sep 6, 2015

    Reality of Fear You're not afraid of the dark:

    You're afraid of what's in it You're not afraid of heights: You're afraid of falling You're not afraid of people around you: You're just afraid of rejection You're not afraid to love: You're afraid of not being loved back You're not afraid to let go: You're just afraid to...
    LurkingShadow LurkingShadow
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Feb 25, 2015

    I have a fear of some animals.

    Birds - when they flap their wings near my face, I freak out. Now here's a story about a bird. Last year in September, it was spring. During the Spring season, birds start breeding and having babies. Down my street of my house, there was birds breeding. Those birds were called...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 20

    I remember when I was a kid all

    that I feared was the dark but now I fear the world while living in the dark
    canutomj canutomj
    18-21, F
    Sep 11, 2015

    I have an intense fear of bugs (insectophobia).

    I am terribly horrified by cockroaches, giant moths, bees, wasps, etc. This is probably the worst fear I can have, since I am going to be inheriting a pest control company.
    PuppyFrifle PuppyFrifle
    16-17, M
    6 Responses Sep 1, 2015

    My biggest fear in the whole world is clowns.

    Their terrifying and I would die before having to face one.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 19, 2015
    Kellyfoster2000 Kellyfoster2000
    16-17, F
    Jun 24, 2015

    I fear the dark,unlocked doors

    and windows,getting lost, talking to people I don't know, walking alone,of trusting people.
    Chelsea1973 Chelsea1973
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 16, 2015

    To some people this won't make sense,

    and honestly it doesn't make much sense to me....but I have always hated talking on the phone, to the point that it's become phobia-esque. At work, when a call comes through for my section, I have to steel myself to answer it...but using the phone at work is entirely different...
    SunnysWifeBlue SunnysWifeBlue
    18-21, F
    Oct 10, 2014

    STINKBUGS!!!! They are absolutely DISGUSTING!

    The way they fly, the stench after you squish it, their shape, everything about them is just revolting. I don't like insects in general but stinkbugs are DEFINITELY my most hated insect hahaha
    FallenAngel500 FallenAngel500
    16-17, M
    1 Response Oct 13, 2015

    Sometimes the fear is

    so extreme I feel like I have to end myself. I don't want to end myself but I also don't want to live half scared to death on the inside all the time. Bleh finally got that out of my system >_< the fear is of vomiting. Pretty ridiculous, I know.
    madlibb madlibb
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 20, 2015

    I'm Freaking Out

    I have a giant fear of being by myself, and right now I'm home by myself... but it doesn't feel that way, it seems like "something" is here with me. If there is anyone that can help me. I would be VERY thankful.
    Kookymonstur Kookymonstur
    22-25, M
    Jun 24, 2012

    My biggest fear in life is doing something in

    which comes back to haunt me like blackmail
    stephenh95 stephenh95
    18-21, M
    1 Response Oct 23, 2015

    Sometimes I'm scared

    that someone better will come along and take my gf from me and then I won't know what to do with myself anymore once I lose her but then I feel like I'm too protective that she might leave me because of that I'm scared to lose her
    lifesowavey lifesowavey
    18-21, M
    6 Responses Jul 14, 2014

    i have fear of losing people around me.

    I'm that kind of suicidal person, I see death as an answer to all of my problems. I want to die as soon as possible so that I will never be able to cry or feel the pain of losing the one's that I love :).
    icesky icesky
    18-21, F
    Apr 7

    Lizard, Frogs, and Rat to name a few

    (amphibians, reptiles & some mammals) I cannot stand it, I never want it to be close to me or to touch me accidentally.When I was young my nightmares are not monsters or ghost but those animals. Then when I got older they became more visible in real life...For 12 years I live...
    simplyme6791 simplyme6791
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 24, 2015

    Ever fear that people

    who know you outside of here will find and figure out who you are here?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 19

    I have this fear of chainsaws.

    But nah, thats just common sense.
    supersofie supersofie
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 26, 2014
    Danielle727 Danielle727
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Aug 2, 2014
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