R is for Rhytiphobia #atozchallenge

There was a young woman named Bree
Who needed her face to stay wrinkle-free
She didn’t smile or frown
Shed no tears when down
Led a lonely life thanks to her personal decree

(c) Sanch @ Living my Imperfect Life

Note: Rhytiphobia is the fear of getting wrinkles


***This has been written for the 2015 A to Z Challenge. My theme is the A to Z of Phobias. Entries are written in the form of a limerick. You can read my other entries here***

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  1. Monica Deshpande

    April 21, 2015 at 6:10 am

    A fear of wrinkles and there’s a word for that? Maybe botox will set her free! πŸ˜‰
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    1. Sanch, the writer

      April 21, 2015 at 1:37 pm

      Lol…that’s probably just another extreme version of the fear πŸ™‚

  2. Vinodini Iyer

    April 21, 2015 at 12:08 pm

    Sounds like the Bree from Desperate Housewives, if you’ve watched the show you’d know where I’m coming from.
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    1. Sanch, the writer

      April 21, 2015 at 1:53 pm

      I haven’t watched the show but I’m sure I can imagine the characters! πŸ˜€

  3. Sulekkha

    April 21, 2015 at 1:19 pm

    Vinodini has nailed it and so have you πŸ™‚ lol

  4. Leo

    April 21, 2015 at 1:23 pm

    I have never heard of such a fear. though I know people who it πŸ˜‰
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    1. Sanch, the writer

      April 21, 2015 at 1:54 pm

      I’m sure there are many people with this fear! πŸ˜€
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  5. Nisha Sanjeev

    April 21, 2015 at 2:16 pm

    I recently read about a woman who hasnt smiled for the last 30-odd years ‘cos she wants to be wrinkle-free. Crazy!
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  6. Eli

    April 21, 2015 at 2:51 pm

    Good one, and a fear I think sadly many botoxaddicted people suffer from…..
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  7. Prasanna

    April 21, 2015 at 4:20 pm

    I know many women who have this phobia but I think it’s more important to live a life full of emotions. Cry, laugh, smile and make faces, who cares about wrinkles πŸ™‚

  8. CookieCrumbsInc.

    April 21, 2015 at 4:51 pm

    I think I know an actual person who has this phobia :O Actually, two!

  9. Parul

    April 22, 2015 at 3:06 am

    Oh man! A fear of wrinkes..gosh! Your list of phobias is awesome! πŸ™‚
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  10. Shailaja

    April 22, 2015 at 4:14 am

    Oh she is Bree from Desperate Housewives, for sure. Well, the Bree from the early seasons anyway πŸ™‚
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  11. Shilpa Garg

    April 22, 2015 at 4:27 am

    I am sure there are many women who have this phobia! But they can surely use Botox and surgeries and spare themselves from loneliness et al! Silly people πŸ˜€
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  12. elly stornebrink

    April 22, 2015 at 4:37 pm

    I can’t believe there is actually a fear based on that: wrinkles?! πŸ˜‰ <3
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  13. Kaddu

    April 22, 2015 at 6:35 pm

    I like wrinkles. I keep smiling in the hopes of getting laugh lines on my face! πŸ˜›
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  14. Eloquent Mind

    April 24, 2015 at 7:52 am

    I read your earlier post about such a woman. What a sad life indeed. It sounds kinda funny too. πŸ™‚ Thanks for sharing !
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