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Horoscope 101: Phobias

In Editorials, Features, Uncategorized on March 18, 2013 at 11:34 am

phobia_ii_by_madamedevoltaire-d5p0525

(Phobia II by MadameDeVoltaire at deviantart.com)

Compiled By: Laurel King ’13

pho·bi·a

 [foh-bee-uh]

noun

a persistent, irrational fear of a specific object, activity, or situation that leads to a compelling desire to avoid it. (dictionary.com)

Everybody has a fear, whether they know it or not. there is something that crawls under their skin and won’t leave.  Whether it makes them cry, scream, shudder, or shut down, phobias are a very strong and influential part of the human psyche. It can handicap people from life’s wonders and advantages.

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