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  • A drowning man will clutch at a straw
  • Backs to the wall
  • Desperate Dan ( a cowboy strongman character in the British comic The Dandy )
  • Desperate Housewives ( 2004 comedy drama television series )
  • Desperate measures
  • Don't Worry Baby ( Beach Boys song )
  • Don't worry, be happy
  • Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas ( Hunter S. Thompson book )
  • Fear Is The Key ( Barry Newman movie )
  • Fear is the mind-killer
  • Fear the worst
  • Fools rush in where angels fear to tread
  • Get to the end of your tether
  • Hang on like grim death
  • Last resort
  • Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Line is full of misery and lonliness and it's over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows
  • Misery loves company
  • Misery memoire
  • Most men live lives of quiet desperation
  • No fear
  • Not to worry
  • Nothing to worry your pretty little head about
  • Paralysed with fear
  • Parlous state
  • Primal Fear ( film starring Richard Gere )
  • Primal fear ( Neurosis therapy and British rock band )
  • Put the fear of God into someone
  • Put the fear of death into someone
  • Scraping the bottom of the barrel
  • Separation anxiety
  • The Valley of Fear ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The only thing we have to fear is fear itself ( Political slogan )
  • Up against it
  • Without fear or favour
  • Worry wart

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