What are your phobias?

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    I have two:

    I despise spiders. When I see them, I have a completely visceral reaction, with rapid heart rate and breathing, and goosebumps. The bigger the body, the worse.

    Ever since I was a very young child, I have tried to avoid stickiness. Now I wouldn't necessarily call it a phobia, but it is a dislike. Apparently, when I was a little kid, instead of just diving into a PB & J sandwich and ending up with a ring of jelly on both cheeks, I just daintily nibbled like a debutant.

    What are your phobiae?
     
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    spiders and small places
     
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    If I work at it, infinty can scare the crap outta me.
     
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    only two...

    1.. being burned badly ....

    2. my child dying before i do
     
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    Escalators. Had a nearly catastrophic incident on a rapidly descending escalator (naturally in NYC), and have been phobic ever since.
     
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    high places
     
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    Having a heart attack.
     
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    Well let's put an end to that...
     
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    I have bad dreams about falling down stairs while carrying my child or my child falling down stairs.
     

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