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I Used To Be Afraid

Of Monsters and Ghosts I Saw In Movies and On Televison 73 People

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    Indiana Jones and the temple of doom was particularly distressing for me. I'm sure people can relate to the dreadful feeling watching the heart removal scene.
    learntocook learntocook 18-21 2 Responses Aug 7, 2010

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    I Fear You No More!!!

    I used to be afraid of not knowing where I was, being alone here... what I was becoming...Not knowing what was happening to me....Why these changes where happening to me and no one else... fearing if I would loss myself along with those I care about along the way.... Of not being...
    jaarret23 jaarret23 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 21, 2011

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    The Aliens In Superman

    I was afraid of those creepy little alien guys that came to a small boy's window to try to grab him. The were outside the window and the little boy pulled back the curtain, and *SCREAM* There was an alien peering in, holding the little boy's ball, like bait. Superman saved...
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf 51-55, F Mar 14, 2010

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    But not anymore... I've gotten

    so used to it by now that I'm no longer afraid...
    BloodRedDarkness BloodRedDarkness 16-17, F Jan 23

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    Jaws!

    I saw Jaws for the first time when I was about 6. We were sitting in our living room, eating crisps and I remember not wanting to sit on the floor beacuse it was blue and reminded me of the sea. I was a very 'special' child... It scared me senseless, however my dad found it...
    MrsLalaninjacakes MrsLalaninjacakes 26-30, F 10 Responses Mar 17, 2010

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    Every time I'm at my grandparents house

    if I'm in the bathroom or the spare room and it's night and everyone's asleep I keep thinking someone is awake and walking around out there and I hear like someone walking, but it's never anyone awake. I think cos it's an old house and it creaks a lot.
    Princess4aKnight Princess4aKnight 18-21, F Feb 2, 2014

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    Being Alone

    I grew up on a large ranch, our nearest neighbors were about 3/4 of a mile away. Grandparents lived a mile and a half the other direction, and some other neighbors, who were elderly, lived "next door". I went to school on the bus, and one day I forgot to stay in town and wait...
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 16, 2010

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    The Ghost In The Wall

    I grew up in a house that was built around 1865, out in the country. It was a beautiful house, with shining wood floors, carved doors, crystal doorknobs, sliding 'pocket doors', and a staircase stage that led up to the door to the stairs. The house was in excellent condition...
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf 51-55, F 2 Responses Mar 16, 2010

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    The Monster Man Behind The Door ( Every Door )

    When I was about 6, I saw this movie on television that had a huge effect on me. It was a scary movie, starring Barbara Stanwyk. I don't remember the title or the actor's name, but it was about a scientist who accidentally (on purpose) blew himself up in his laboratory at the...
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf 51-55, F Mar 16, 2010

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    Growing up, many strange things used to happen

    around me. I'm not sure when I began to notice this.. thing that was following me around. At first it was sounds, shadows, and smaller actions. And then it became something my friends and family had seen just about once or twice. After a while, people noticed something was...
    SubmissiveSecrets SubmissiveSecrets 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 13, 2014

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    I was afraid until my brother started to say he

    saw them. It was a demon, trying to convince him 'she' was good. After I told him to just ignore her, she went away. I'm not longer afraid, just more of annoyed when he sees one. Get a life, and move on. XD my phone also acts up, for examples it suddenly highlights things I text...
    HawaiianPunchz HawaiianPunchz 16-17, F 3 Responses May 18, 2014

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    I just hate it when the little things I used to do so easily are harder! I went to read a label and realized ONCE again that I need to get my readers, and then I have to remember...
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    Right this second, this very moment, I'm watching my girlfriend flirting with other guys and looking at 'him' the way she used to look at me. I just want to cry.
    TheGeeee TheGeeee 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    my ex girlfriends kinda messed me up. I was the great awesome person and over the years of being cheated on, picked apart, and downed all the time, I started feeling like I was the...
    playr435 playr435 22-25, M 8 Responses 1 day ago

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    I baby shop for my cousins shower and always say to myself I will never be at the point where I will have a family. I want a family and am afraid it will never happen to me. I am...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 29

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    Why should you be afraid? That darkness is a part of you. You should just accept it. To be afraid of it is the same as being afraid of one of your own limbs. we all have darkness...
    alienatedvirus alienatedvirus 18-21, M May 8

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    At first I feel just sorry for him because of his condition, he is suffering from Asperger's disorder, a sort of autistic kind of thing. And he told me that since 4 he was in a lot...
    nbsbgal nbsbgal 22-25, F Apr 22

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    Whenever I finish with school, I'm always afraid to find out what my grades are because I'm afraid I'm going to fail.
    AppleGirl22 AppleGirl22 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 23

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    My dad wants me to be a doctor and I wanted to be a doctor too, but i'm starting to doubt myself. I'm not good with socializing, i'm kind of a introvert. My memory is pretty bland...
    Garcinia Garcinia 16-17, F 7 Responses Apr 26

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    I have a few dreams which are seemingly very difficult to accomplish.Already having failed in accomplishing many things due to my mistakes.I am afraid but still have hope for...
    GenuineAngel GenuineAngel 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 28

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    Honestly a few months ago I may have been afraid of death now I can't wait to die im not afraid of it because death is happiness it takes u off of this horrible world where...
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 2 Responses Apr 29

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    I'm not afraid of dying. I'm afraid of living.
    cuttergirl16 cuttergirl16 13-15, F 5 Responses May 12

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    and so I push people away.. I have lots of things I want to say, at the same time, I don't know what to say.. I am not good with poeple and so I NEVER had any friends, like 0...
    FallingWind FallingWind 18-21, F 1 Response May 12

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    right now it's not so much "I'm afraid he'll say 'no'" it's more like "I'm afraid he will never talk to me again or things will be awkward between us after he says 'no' (if he does...
    shamrok11 shamrok11 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    there's this girl that I like and I don't know if I should ask her out..we make a lot of eye contact but barely talk to each other...and I'm afraid of being rejected...
    jullienmccall jullienmccall 16-17, M 5 Responses Apr 22

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    Getting dirty is no big deal. Things are more fun that way. I play Touch Rugby, so taking a dive in the dirt and sliding along the grass is pretty cool. For me, it also shows that...
    Kay06 Kay06 18-21 2 Responses Apr 23

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    I don't like that the fact that the world is sooooo afraid of homosexuality. They say it's a sin but how is that sin no greater to the sin of rape or abusing a child or murder. The...
    Hispan Hispan 13-15, M 3 Responses Apr 24

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    My ex bf scares me. He was looking at me with such anger and hatred in his eyes. He was staring so hard without blinking. His gaze was so stern and I felt my heart leap out of my...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    not afraid of the whole failure part but really the whole criticism part that comes after... but then again who gives a **** about what the next MF gotta say!
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Apr 26

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    Well, that's true. I admire people who are not being afraid to just be themselves. I think that just be yourself was the best than be like other girls.
    Sakuramizuki Sakuramizuki 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 26

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    because I am not fighting it. I am afraid of what I might encounter. Yet at the same time, I love the dark.
    BlackBloodDemon BlackBloodDemon 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 26

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    Its weird because commitment is something that I really want. I want to find that someone and then eventually move in with them, get married, have kids. The whole package. I'm just...
    wonderland63893 wonderland63893 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    In todays world, Maybe in the past it was this way as there was more repression from law, society etc. So same goes for then in some areas of the world and sadly the same applies...
    Traveller96 Traveller96 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 29

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    To this day I'm afraid of her wrath. When I watched the Baltimore mom beat her son on that video, I thought of my mom.She didn't give a **** who was aroundThat's how she clobbered...
    Outofeden Outofeden 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    Not so much afraid as slightly concerned. I caught myself withdrawing again. Now, I'm forcing myself not to. All about breaking cycles.
    Sicarium Sicarium 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 30

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    I am afraid of failure but just as scared of success. It's a vicious circle. If I know I can probably succeed at something I don't do it because I'm terrified I'll prove myself...
    stormmistress stormmistress 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 30

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    Nobody should be afraid to be themselves. Think about it. EVERYBODY is different. Even identical twins. There are billions of people on this Earth and we are all different. Why...
    Sniper3kitty Sniper3kitty 18-21, F 2 Responses May 2

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