I Jump At Loud Noises

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    And I Scream Too!

    I jump and scream when I get startled or when I see a bug, mouse, or if their is a sudden loud noise.  My startle reflex may be a bit over reactive.  lol
    NoGodsNoMasters NoGodsNoMasters
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Aug 26, 2009

    Allll The Time!

    I jump at everything... Even when my mum just taps my shoulder I'll jump and scream... when I can see i the corner of my eye that she's doing it I'll still probably jump... Then she just laughs at me. Then my brother comes along and whacks my shoulders and goes boo and I jump...
    BrokenAngelWishes BrokenAngelWishes
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Oct 13, 2009

    I get bad jump scares like coughs sneezes etc.

    Anything else that's loud.. Its embarrassing cos it happens in shopping centres, family get togethers and school.. Anyone else get this
    Jacksonbezza Jacksonbezza
    22-25, M
    Dec 18, 2015

    I Jump Also

    I jump at any thing unexpected I curenly live with my sister and she shakes her head and laughfs She dosent know why I do it but instedof asking she riacules.
    lizallee lizallee
    46-50
    1 Response Jun 19, 2009

    A Bit Like the Logo

    I love silence and though it's very hard to attain around here I have not gotten used to load noises
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    Jul 14, 2009

    They Laugh At Me...

    I jump even if I know it's coming.  Like I know they are testing the fire alarm I try to get ready for it and I still jump with makes everyone laugh at me.  Once I was on a deck on the boat before it started just to see before we left.  The horn rings and I jump so...
    DreamingOutLoud DreamingOutLoud
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Jun 21, 2009

    Uh Huh

    I jump at them,catch them,break their necks,and then gulp them down on the spot. Delicious!
    PantherShadow PantherShadow
    13-15, F
    1 Response Oct 13, 2009

    Argh! My Brother.

    He laughs like a madman when he's on the computer. I'll be typing away peacefully on EP and he will burst out laughing at something he's watching: "AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHARHARHAR!!!!!!!!!!!" It must be about 100 dB. This makes me jump about a foot and a half in the air. He...
    musicspirit musicspirit
    16-17, F
    6 Responses Jun 19, 2009

    Sudden Loud Noises Scare The Heck Out Of Me

    I always jump at loud, unanticipated (well, even sometimes anticipated) noises. Anything from car horns, to fire alarms, to balloons popping will all send me jumping higher than an olympic pole vaulter on the moon. I've always been this way, I suppose to an extent it's just...
    kiuz645 kiuz645
    31-35, M
    8 Responses Jul 11, 2010

    It Never Fails

    All my co workers laugh at me. Whenever another employee sneezes, she's really loud. I jump and scream. She laughs so hard and so does the customers. But I never know when she's going to sneeze. It's one of those sneezes where they are making a lions noise with it. It scares ...
    GreenEyedBeauty GreenEyedBeauty
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 12, 2009

    I Think I Spook Myself

    I hear noises that spook me at night time and I hate it so much... that is the time when I wish so much I had a loving man with me to protect me... the weird thoughts that run through my head spook me half the night.. and I get scared when I hear noises up on the roof... I get so...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    Jun 16, 2011

    Barking Dogs...

    Anymore, I cannot go near dogs (especially big ones) without feeling this horrible almost painful anxiety. Whenever dogs bark, it makes my heart and my whole body jump and it also just scares me even though the dog just might be barking because its happy or what not. When I jump...
    Ineedabreakfromthinking Ineedabreakfromthinking
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 9, 2013
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