Every 4 out of 5
(even thoughts about harming themselves and the people they love.)
But for 1 in 50
this fear becomes
much harder to
(So they compulsively try to erase this fear.)
Could I actually kill someone I love?
Would I actually hurt a child?
Am I gay or straight?
These thoughts repeat
over and over, faster
and faster, making the
fear we might act
(To cope, We might form weird habits, withdraw from
friends, avoid certain situations.)
But the truth is...
act out than
For some, this may be a symptom of OCD.
thoughts go away?
Unfortunately, trying to make them go away can only make them worse.
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