That makes me anxious (a poll thread)

feel free to add your own.

(I suffer from bad anxiety and sometimes it’s nice not to feel like you’re really irrational or different)

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number I don’t recognise phoning me

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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number I recognise phoning me

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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talking to a stranger in a social setting

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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asking someone in a shop for help

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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TV or stereo volume being on a number ending in 1, 3, 7 or 9

  • That makes me anxious
  • That doesn’t make me anxious

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singing karaoke

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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travelling down a motorway

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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being in a city

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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Having to make small talk with acquaintances you’ve not seen in a while

  • That makes me anxious
  • That doesn’t make the anxious

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interaction with other human beings

  • that makes me anxious
  • the doesn’t make me anxious

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going to the dentist

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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The crushing weight of existence

  • that makes me anxious
  • doesn’t make me anxious (somehow)

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Watching videos of people climbing up tall building sites

  • That makes me anxious
  • That doesn’t make me anxious

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being praised for doing well

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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everyone cheering at the pub after a team scores at the football

  • that makes me anxious
  • that doesn’t make me anxious

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People watching me do things like parking or any work-related tasks or cooking or stuff like that

  • That makes me anxious
  • That doesn’t make me anxious

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the thought of being the first one there and having to wait on your own when e.g. you’re meeting your mates down the pub

  • anxious
  • no

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what I imagine every time -

‘hello, is this Profk? sir, I regret to inform you that you are about to be arrested and thrown in jail’

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It’s making me anxious how many of these things make me anxious.

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