I firmly believe that everyone on earth deals with anxiety now and again. If you’re lucky, then it only hits you occasionally and in semi-appropriate situations. If you’re not so lucky, then you might find yourself laying in bed when you should be asleep, wondering what you’re going to do if your perfectly healthy, semi-young spouse dies unexpectedly.

And yes, I’m speaking from experience.

If you fall anywhere on this scale (and I’m thinking you do) then these 12 posts are going to hit you right in the (high strung) feels.

#12. A metaphor for the musically inclined…

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#11. You know there’s no point in fighting it.

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#10. And then you can’t do anything until you figure out wth is wrong with your guts.

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#9. You’d think you’d have control over your own brain. And yet…

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#8. When you read things like this you know other people DO get it.

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#7. Don’t we all.

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#6. WebMD was created by Russian trolls, I’m 99%.

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#5. Don’t question the moment, just go with it.

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#4. Never a good sign.

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#3. When you know it’s dumb to be anxious and yet…

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#2. Fake it ’til you make it, my friends.

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#1. It may not be “normal” but it is common.

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h/t: Buzzfeed

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