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    05-03-2013, 12:40 AM
Originally Posted by dbarabians    
I will not be visiting anyone home that has a snake.
I don't trust them and they totally creep me out.
If I see one near me it must die so I don't even visit the reptile houses in zoos. Shalom
Exactly that's how I am about spiders. Ugh Even the word spider SPIDER
Creeps me out!
Weird, since I I have always loved the natural world, camping, etc
DBA what are your thoughts on this? What's with the critter pbobias?
Did a giant tarantula eat me in a past life?
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    05-03-2013, 08:05 AM
Yes. Let's ask the therapist about irrational phobias .......
    05-03-2013, 08:27 AM
Im goin with TG.... Haha
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    05-03-2013, 08:52 AM
Outnabout, I have pretty severe arachnophobia... Even though I love nature and animals, I just cannot handle any type of arachnid.

I know what caused it. When I was 3, my aunt gifted my 7 year old brother a pet tarantula. I vividly remember how he used to torture me with it. He even went so far as to place it on me when I was sleeping. Imagine waking up with a huge hairy spider on your chest.

I blame my big brother for the majority of my hang-ups...with good reason!
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    05-03-2013, 10:43 AM
Onto nicer topics.......Happy Friday Y'all!!!!!!
    05-03-2013, 10:45 AM
Green Broke
I feel like we've had this conversation before LOL. I don't like spiders. They're nasty and hairy and beady eyed. I can stand to be around them, but seriously, don't touch me.

A couple years ago at my dad's land in Kempner(Near Harker Heights/Killeen area) we were picking up trailer skirting from an old tenant and this little guy/gal popped out of the ground to say hello. This was after an 8-9 inch long centipede came to visit, too.
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    05-03-2013, 10:51 AM
I raised a rose haired tarantula when I was 5, we named it Rosie. Only after Rosie died did we realize it was a male all along... Whoops. Haha
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    05-03-2013, 11:00 AM
I understand all creatures have a place in the world, but I'd prefer snakes/bugs/multi-legged and/or poisonous creatures find a place far away from me.

Happy Friday! Is it 5 o'clock yet?
    05-03-2013, 11:25 AM
My very first job was at the local pet store. I was excellent at handling the snakes and the spiders. My mother had to call before she came to the store because she wouldn't be able to handle seeing me with a 2 ft rat snake draped around my neck, or wrapped around me like a belt. *rolls eyes*

I could tell you snake stories..... but I have a better one.
dbarabians and nuisance like this.
    05-03-2013, 11:26 AM
Your illustrious leader (that would be me) LOCKED HERSELF IN THE CHICKEN COOP THIS MORNING.

Lucky for the birds, it was just daylight, so I was no longer in chupacabra form.

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