Cute alert! This toddler is afraid of her own shadow

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Aww! Baby Is Terrified of Her Own Shadow

Cuteness alert! This toddler got quite the fright when she realized a looming dark figure was following her.

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Turns out...it was simply her own shadow. Lucky for us, her dad Mike Jacobs caught this hilarious moment on video and shared it on his Facebook page. Jacobs alerts us, "Wait for it..." And it's not too long before the toddler starts to scream and tumble into the concrete when she discovers her shadow.

Watch the full video here:

Wait for it...

Posted by Mike Jacobs on Thursday, September 10, 2015


So cute and so sad all at the same time! This toddler has become an instant sensation, gaining over 286,179 shares since it was posted on Facebook just 16 hours ago.

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Cute alert! This toddler is afraid of her own shadow

1. Emma

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Emma, the baby of Ross and Rachel on Friends.

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1. Noah

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Could be inspired by.. 
Ryan Gosling as "Noah Calhoun" in The Notebook.

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2. Olivia

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Could be inspired by.. 
Kerry Washington as "Olivia Pope" on Scandal.

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2. Liam

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Could be inspired by.. 
Australian actor Liam Hemsworth.

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3. Sophia

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Could be inspired by..
American actress Sophia Bush.

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3. Mason

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Could be inspired by.. 
Kourtney Kardashian's son, Mason. 

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4. Isabella

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Could be inspired by.. 
Kristen Stewart as "Bella" in Twilight.

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4. Jacob

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Could be inspired by.. 
American actor Jake Gyllenhaal.

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5. Ava

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Could be inspired by.. 
American actress Ava Gardner.

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5. William

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Could be inspired by.. 
Britain's Prince William.

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