I Want to Protect the Spiders

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 26 People

    Just Saved a Big One!

    As I was just taking inventory for our grocery shopping list, I noticed that the potatoes were growing.  While collecting them, to throw into the compost bin, I accidentally dropped one of them on the floor.  Out from underneath that potato came one very large spider...
    hippieheart hippieheart
    41-45, F
    1 Response May 8, 2008

    I Don't Understand Why People Have to Kill Them

    I was sitting at work in our offices the other day, minding my own business exploring EP as usual, when WHAM!, a terrific bang made me jump out of my skin. Turns out my colleague had spotted a little spider (it was literally 2-3cm, legs included) and flattened it...
    psyko psyko
    36-40, F
    7 Responses May 24, 2009

    There a Reason For It!!

    It has recently come to my attention that many of you *sniffs* wants to kill or pull the legs off the spiders (yes, I'm looking at you Emerald), you're all mean and don't seem to care that they're beings put down on Earth to do good. We should protect them!! They are there for a...
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2007


    Spiders,Love 'em,Why kill 'em?Everything that's here,Has it's reasons,So do spiders,I try to save 'em,Put 'em,Outta harms way,Where I can watch 'em,Spinning their webs.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Dec 29, 2011

    And here she is this morning.

    She seems to have taken up permanent residence right by our shoes in the garage. It's getting to the point I'm concerned she might be accidentally stepped on!
    Aimee17 Aimee17
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jun 26, 2014
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