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The Martians were terrified when they discovered that the Gorilla-Men of Venus were planning to attack their space stationMy children were absolutely terrified of dogs when they were little.

The Martians were terrified when they discovered that the Gorilla-Men of Venus were planning to attack their space station.

Janis took a sky-diving class, but was too terrified to jump out of the plane when her turn came.

The first day of kindergarten in California was a terrifying experience for Yukiko because she couldn't speak a word of English.

After surviving the destruction of her house in a fire, Chantal was terrified of the smallest flame of a match.

My wife is terrified of flying, so we never go very far for our vacations.

The water was terrifyingly cold when we flipped our canoe, and we were certain we were going to die.

Sky-diving was terrifying, exciting, wonderful and amazing all at the same time.

The terrified children hid in the basement as their drunken father attacked their mother.

The bank cashier was terrified when the robber put the gun in her face and told her to fill the sack with cash.

Being trapped in the house when the fire started was a terrifying experience.

Ronald Reagan once said that the nine most terrifying words in the English language are, I'm from the government, and I'm here to help.

Clive Barnes once said that television is the first truly democratic culture, the first culture available to everyone, and entirely governed by what the people want. The most terrifying thing is what people do want.

For unknown reasons, Napoleon Bonaparte was terrified of cats.

Find someone who is terrified of spiders.


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