fear of holes?

Who’da thunk it…

this can be triggery…

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Not the meme, I mean the lotus pod… or rather its fabulous asymetrical holes and bumps… (which have sometimes been cleverly Photoshopped onto skin to appear like some mutant disease… oh come ON NOW!!!)…

Turns out there’s this thing called trypophobia.

Sort of a fear of holes, but not really. More like of certain patterns, which may be a deeply rooted survival thing related to…

disgust…

 

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and blue ringed octopuses… octopods… octopii… whatever. Don’t touch, they’re deadly.

 

http://www.msn.com/en-us/health/healthtrending/this-photo-deeply-disgusts-some-people-and-scientists-are-trying-to-understand-why/ar-BBDpPzF?li=BBnb7Kz&ocid=mailsignout

 

Turns out many venomous and poisonous creatures have similar patterns that shout “stay away I’m deadly!”

 

I ironically find all of them ridiculously gorgeous…

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