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Do you have any unusual phobias?

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Being buried alive or kidnapped and no one knowing I'd gone
 
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I have a phobia about seeing or coming into contact with my own body. It's so uncommon, there is no name for it. That's about as unusual as it gets, I suppose.
If this related to any particular parts of your body then it could be a form of dysphoria. I have gender dysphoria about certain aspects of my body but only the sex organ parts. Also the fact my legs are too feminine and I prefer masculine legs. My hips are too wide and I can't get treatment easily for that problem.
 
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The nearest name I've ever heard of for it is: dysmorphophobia. That's as close, and as accurate, as it gets, I suppose. Do you wish that your sex organs were different?...or, gone? Gone wouldn't fit in with your wish to have masculine legs...I'm just asking, that's all.
 
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As weird as it may sound, and I don't really tell anyone about this, but I have a very strange and irrational fear of hot drinks, tea being the worst one (even saying the word makes me shudder). I can't look at it, I can't smell it or even be near it without cringing. The worst thing is when I hear people slurping/sipping it, or even when they spill it a little bit. It's hard to explain why I have this phobia, but I find it even harder to understand why people like it so much (I'm more of an ice cold drink kind of person!). Ironically, I know tea is meant to relax you, but it does the opposite for me! My parents will often bring their cups of tea into my room and alarm bells start ringing in my head. Weird I know, but I might as well put it out there sometime! xx
 
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Theophobia
Phobia of eternal suffering (Suffering forever in Hell)
Fear of Satan and demons, and all other evil spirits
Fear of myself
Thenataphobia
Chronophobia
Anthropophobia
Claustrophobia
Agoraphobia
Phobia of roaches
Fear of heights
Fear of spontaneous human combustion
Fear of sickness, quadriplegia,disease germs etc...
Fear of parasites
Fear of walking especially without my cane, fear of falling
Fear of being controlled
Fear of sex especially heterosexual sex
Oh my gosh must stop writing this list is triggering me. 😥😥😥😥
 
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I've been on the Net for around 20 years, now, NeverHappy, and I've encountered absolutely nobody else with it, or anybody who has even heard of it, or of people ever having it.
Sometimes I get afraid of myself and my own body. I cringe and shiver when I whisper my own name too many times. I can't look myself in the eyes when I'm in front of a mirror. This is one of the reasons I tried to kill myself multiple times. When I survived I got so angry at the people who saved my life!
 
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I also have a fear and hatred of desserts and dying of thirst. I fear the Earth may run outta fresh water. I'm afraid of being somewhere that I don't have access to water.
 
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I'm not afraid of spiders I can squash one with my bare hands. But roaches are a different story. If I see one that manages to get into my apartment I have a panic attack and cry. I have to please ask my sister to get rid of it for me. I can't do it. Then after ward I get all sweaty and stinky because of the adrenaline. Gosh I despise roaches. Those damn nasty things are just too resilient. I wish they would all go extinct! 🤮😲
 
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I'm not afraid of spiders I can squash one with my bare hands. But roaches are a different story. If I see one that manages to get into my apartment I have a panic attack and cry. I have to please ask my sister to get rid of it for me. I can't do it. Then after ward I get all sweaty and stinky because of the adrenaline. Gosh I despise roaches. Those damn nasty things are just too resilient. I wish they would all go extinct! 🤮😲
Thank goodness they spray every week. My sister keeps this place spotless so we barely ever get one in here. 😔
 
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I have the usual phobia of heights which is pretty common, but I have an unusual phobia of feet. I can’t stand them! I cannot look at them let alone touch them. Shoe shopping is a nightmare with me. If someone puts their foot too close to me, I will get really panicky and upset. I can’t even stand my own feet.
 
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