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100 Facts in 100 Days – Fact 002

2: As I mentioned previously, when I was a kid I was scared to death of dragonflies.

Today at the dog park… I discovered that I still don’t like them.

4 – A Story from When I Was A Kid

When I was little, I was deathly afraid of dragonflies. I would scream bloody murder if one came within 5 feet of me.

My mom tried to tell me that they were horses for fairies but I never believed it.

I remember once I was out side playing in my kiddie pool when a dragonfly swung by—I guess they’re attracted to water or something. I leaped from the pool and ran inside and cried.

I was a strange kid.