People Share The Harmless Things They Were Terrified Of As Children

When you’re a kid, a lot of the things you think and believe don’t really make a lot of sense in the grand scheme of things. However, when your whole world is one block wide, it’s easy to create monsters out of the strangest things.

On Reddit, people came together to share the harmless things they were terrified of as kids, and the results are hilarious.

In Their Defense, They Do Look Like Rotating Knives

ceiling fan
Photo Credit: Shriya Patil / The The India Today Group via Getty Images // Story Credit: Reddit / redheadedrec
Photo Credit: Shriya Patil / The The India Today Group via Getty Images // Story Credit: Reddit / redheadedrec

“Ceiling fans. I was afraid that it would come off the ceiling still spinning and chop me up like helicopter blades.”

Here’s the thing: if a ceiling fan flew out of its fixture, I think it really could be dangerous.