pedophobia

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pedophobia

an abnormal fear of children. — pedophobiac, n.
See also: Children
an abnormal fear of dolls.
See also: Dolls
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It's about marriage and children and fear of children growing up and the moments of treasured joy between parent and child that the child might not even know.
For elderly people in particular, these times of "celebration" have become dates to dread, with fireworks disturbing people days in advance of November 5 and the fear of children knocking on doors at night.
Sullivan and his one-eyed partner, Mike Wazowski (Crystal), must overcome their fear of children (which, initially, is greater than the kids' phobia of monsters) and return Boo to the safety of her bedroom.