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    21 Ordinary Situations That Claustrophobic People Can't Handle

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    1. Riding an elevator and never knowing whether the door will open or not.

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    2. Getting trapped in the middle of a moshpit.

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    3. Partying in bars. Especially basement bars.

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    4. Going scuba diving (as if).

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    5. Being stuck in a crowd and not being able to see a way out for MILES.

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    6. The moment the plane door is shut.

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    7. Riding a submarine "for fun".

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    If it's not a life or death situation, why would you even?!

    8. Being thrown in jail.

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    9. Willfully burning yourself on a tanning bed.

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    10. Not knowing how much longer you have to walk in the carnival's hall of mirrors.

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    11. Seeing only dimmed blue light in an aquarium.

    12. When the steam room releases fresh hot air.

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    13. When the subway stops unexpectedly.

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    14. Driving through an underwater road tunnel.

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    15. Riding a ferris wheel pod and waiting an hour before it finishes its loop.

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    16. Sitting in a dark room.

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    17. Or a room with no windows.

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    18. Wearing a seatbelt.

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    19. Wearing sunglasses.

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    20. Wearing tight-fitting clothes on a warm day.

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    21. And entering a cave.

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    GET ME OUT OF HERE!!!

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