Status: Bogus fears
The BBC invited its readers to tell them what their greatest fears were, and has posted a selection of 20 of the responses
. Some of them are hard to take seriously. Especially this one:
The letter Y: "M phobia is all about the letter . Ever time I tr to press it on the ke board, it makes me want to cr . I know it seems sill to ever one else, but it all started when I was a bab , and I swallowed a magnetic letter. At least that's what My mumm and dadd told me an wa ."
Paul Davies, Swindon, UK
This one also seems a bit tongue-in-cheek:
Computers: I'd like to comment, but I'm scared of computers.
Tony Gallagher, Oamaru, New Zealand
(via The Presurfer
Nov 21, 2003: Bizarre Phobias
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