What is your greatest fear?

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Re: What is your greatest fear?

Post by Sunday alex » 05 Jun 2017, 04:12

My greatest fear is to annoy the people who seem too important to me especially my mother.

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Post by antwayne wayne » 05 Jun 2017, 04:24

dog and wolf

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Post by Czarmaine AM » 09 Jun 2017, 03:56

Jax14 wrote:It's quite difficult to pinpoint a "greatest" fear. I think it would be the most terrifying occurrence in a specific circumstance. Fears can range from things like phobias to elements in a dream, but I think the non-tangible fears like not leaving a legacy in your lifetime or having no one miss you when you are gone really give you pause for thought. In saying that, watching movies about possession scare the daylights out of me! And if I'm being honest, being in an accident where I lose my senses like sight or hearing and having to rely on someone to take care of me. I'm not big on change so that would be terrifying. Or being burnt to death (oh my gosh I'm being morbid today!).
I could totally relate to you! these are also what I thought of after reading the question. Haha

I'm afraid of reptiles when we're talking about phobias. I also loathe closed spaces.
For non-tangible fears, I'm afraid to be too dependent to people up to the point of burdening them. I also fear to not leave an impact to anybody when i die.

burnt to death and buried alive are too scary haha
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Post by Lennycat » 10 Jun 2017, 15:07

My greatest fear is that one of my children of my husband will die. That would be so devastating to me as I did not have much of a family life growing up.

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Post by Mrsbellaz » 11 Jun 2017, 20:02

I think my greatest fear is failure. I spend more time not doing what I want because of fear I will fail.
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Post by Kelebogile Mbangi » 13 Jun 2017, 06:31

Being a burden to others!
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Post by JanieReads » 13 Jun 2017, 20:27

My greatest fear would be for me to lose someone I love. I have very few people that I truely care about, I've always gone for quality over quantity. If anything were to happen to any of them, I'm not sure that I would recover. A lot of people on this thread say that their greatest fear is to live their life without meaning. The meaning of my life comes from the people I love. So even if I don't "do" anything my entire life, it still had meaning because I felt the full emotion of love. Great question! Great read on the replies.
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Post by dygraisha » 14 Jun 2017, 04:55

my greatest fear is losing the ones i love.

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Post by Ebe Read » 15 Jun 2017, 04:24

I fear a death without dignity. Dying on the roadside because I cannot afford a home or in violence because someone wants my possessions and are not prepared to exert the effort to create their own possession. I belief that a good death will forward a good life.
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Post by Reshile Abdullah » 15 Jun 2017, 04:42

My greatest fear is to loose my family especially my mom..

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Post by Belynda White » 18 Jun 2017, 19:45

I am so afraid of the dark! I practically sleep with my lights on and I yell my lungs off if it practically goes off with no other light in sight.

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Oh and did I add that I'm so scared of snakes and anything else that crawls? Yikes!!!
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Post by MURIIRA » 19 Jun 2017, 06:39

Nothing actually.... always ready for anything.

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Nothing actually.... always ready for anything.
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Post by Galvin pulk » 19 Jun 2017, 08:06

going to hell and not to achieve what i am aming

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Post by anncarey » 19 Jun 2017, 09:07

Work hard then disappointments cross your path.

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Post by barb429 » 19 Jun 2017, 14:46

I think my biggest fear is going throughout life without ever making a difference. I would like to know that I had some sort of positive impact on somebody's life.
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