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Do you have a serious phobia or 2 and simply accept that it is what it is and live with it..


OR...have you considered therapy to try to get through it and no longer have to deal with it?

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Best Answer Jaye Denman (JayeWisdom) says

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    Paula (fpherj48) 2 years ago

    Jaye.Yes it is more common than we think & for the sufferers is quite debilitating. I've had a small taste of what it must be like, because I had a short bout myself, but it was after serious trauma, so it was basically just getting over it. Than

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Keith Abt (FatFreddysCat) says

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Genna East says

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    Paula (fpherj48) 2 years ago

    Genna...Maybe you know this, but your "fear of clowns" is more common than others would think. Apparently this begins in childhood (which makes sense) Just recently my eldest son told me he HATES clowns. Hate must be the macho fear! LOL


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Shauna L Bowling (bravewarrior) says

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    Paula (fpherj48) 2 years ago

    ladders & panic? I used to try to fight my fear of heights. got up on ladder to wash windows & FROZE in utter fear & panic. Stood there totally still, crying for over an hour til my husband came home from work!! I was 8 mos. pregnant! d


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    Paula (fpherj48) 2 years ago

    Of course it's their fault! Isn't everything our parents fault? Seems to me that's the one thing that continually gets handed down automatically.......since Adam & Eve to be exact, if we believe that tale!


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peachy (peachpurple) says

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    Austinstar 2 years ago

    That's horrid! Roaches are disgusting. Phobias are "irrational" fears. I think you have a rational fear of roaches!

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    Paula (fpherj48) 2 years ago

    Oh yes, they are real. As strange as you think yours may have been, there are some beyond belief. This makes it so much worse, because the victim is too embarrassed to even speak of it. Glad you handled yours.

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