Uncategorized 02 Mar 2004 09:05 pm


I received one of those chain-mails this morning. It wasn’t of the benevolent type that you can safely ignore, the type that implies a direct correlation between n days of good luck and m number of people I forward it to. No, this was of the more threatening variety, the one that promised death, sodomy, supernatural occurrences, or all of the above. The mail read, “This is a picture of a girl who was killed last week. If you don’t forward it to 5 people in 5 minutes, this girl will appear tonight and stab you!”. As I scrolled down the interminable message headers, a photoshopped picture of a zombie girl, with green, rotting skin, yellow eyes, a nasty grimace appeared. I pawed the “Page Up” key frantically.

My first encounter with images of gory women came when I was 13. I watched The Exorcist in an open-air theater. Despite the fact that there were thousand more people around me, I was mortified by the horrifying shrieks emanating from the screen and had to resort to peering through a piece of torn paper, which I pretended I was reading. The green and possibly pus-filled face of Linda Blair, along with a tongue rivalling that of Gene Simmons, haunted my nightmares and daymares. Around the same time, I saw some Tamil horror movies, “My dear Lisa” and “13-aam number veedu”, which only proved to worsen my fear of women with green faces and white saris. My most recent encounter with this irrational fear of demonic women was from the movie The Ring where, once again, my aversion to them was reinforced by the addition of oriental eyes and a bad hairdo.

A simple google search announced that Caligynephobia does exist and, yes, it can be cured by ingesting ample quantities of painkillers and repeated exposure to beautiful women. but what about the irrational fear of ugly women, who are demoniacally possessed? Does science have a cure for my particular fear?

No Responses to “Cacogynephobia”

  1. on 29 Sep 2017 at 4:53 pm 1.pt.wikipedia.org said …

    If some one desires to be updated with hottest technologies afterward
    he must be go to see this web site and be up to date all the time.

  2. on 03 Oct 2017 at 9:46 pm 2.custom soccer jerseys said …

    Hello there! Would you mind if I share your blog with my twitter
    group? There’s a lot of folks that I think would really enjoy your content.
    Please let me know. Thank you

  3. on 12 Oct 2017 at 12:37 pm 3.heart attacks said …

    Very nice article, totally what I was looking for.

  4. on 19 Oct 2017 at 11:18 pm 4.Lélio Vieira Carneiro Junior said …

    Yesterday, while I was at work, my sister stole my apple ipad and tested to see if it can survive
    a twenty five foot drop, just so she can be a youtube sensation. My apple ipad is now
    broken and she has 83 views. I know this is completely off topic but I had
    to share it with someone!

  5. on 21 Oct 2017 at 7:46 pm 5.Lelio Vieira Carneiro said …

    My family members all the time say that I am killing my time here at web, but I know I am getting know-how
    everyday by reading thes nice content.

  6. on 21 Oct 2017 at 9:30 pm 6.Luiz Gastao Bittencourt da Silva said …

    It’s an awesome article for all the online viewers;
    they will get benefit from it I am sure.

  7. on 24 Oct 2017 at 12:03 am 7.Grupo Serval escandalo said …

    You’re so interesting! I don’t believe I’ve read through a single thing like this before.
    So good to discover somebody with some genuine thoughts on this subject.
    Really.. thank you for starting this up.
    This web site is something that’s needed on the web, someone with some originality!

  8. on 24 Oct 2017 at 12:40 am 8.Dadado Veig said …

    Pretty! This has been an incredibly wonderful article.
    Thank you for providing these details.

  9. on 24 Oct 2017 at 1:46 pm 9.Umanizzare said …

    Yes! Finally something about hello.

  10. on 26 Oct 2017 at 12:33 am 10.Luiz Fernando Monteiro Bittencourt said …

    I want to to thank you for this excellent read!! I certainly loved every little bit of it.
    I have you bookmarked to look at new stuff you post…

  11. on 26 Oct 2017 at 8:44 am 11.Lelio Junior said …

    Hello my family member! I wish to say that this
    post is amazing, nice written and come with almost all important infos.

    I would like to look more posts like this .

  12. on 03 Nov 2017 at 9:44 pm 12.timex watch said …

    I visited many sites but the audio feature for audio songs
    present at this website is truly excellent.

  13. on 05 Nov 2017 at 10:36 pm 13.Egli Diana Pinto said …

    Very good blog! Do you have any tips and hints for
    aspiring writers? I’m planning to start my own website soon but I’m a little lost on everything.
    Would you suggest starting with a free platform like WordPress
    or go for a paid option? There are so many choices out there that
    I’m completely confused .. Any suggestions?

  14. on 11 Nov 2017 at 8:53 pm 14.s.c.ornfu.l.s.rp@malibu.pw said …

    Hey there! Do you use Twitter? I’d like to follow you if that would be okay.
    I’m absolutely enjoying your blog and look forward to new posts.

Trackback This Post | Subscribe to the comments through RSS Feed

Leave a Reply

dev2r © 2017 | Shaded Grey made free by Flowerpot.com | Powered By WordPress