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When the dentist is working on your teeth do you keep your eyes open or closed??

I was at the dentist today (with my eyes closed) and was wondering what the norm was? If I was being weird or if it's normal? I personally don't want to see anything he's doing or any of the tools he's using!!

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skittles1108

Asked by skittles1108 at 7:42 PM on Jul. 5, 2011 in Just for Fun

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  • open
    tspillane

    Answer by tspillane at 7:43 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • open
    MrsMWF

    Answer by MrsMWF at 7:44 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • closed. I usually try to meditate to relax. I've almost fallen asleep a couple of times.
    balagan_imma

    Answer by balagan_imma at 7:52 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • Open, but I stare at the ceiling, count ripples in the task light, look at the garden outside his office. i don't look at the tools much, especially if they're made by Dremel.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 8:04 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • Closed. Otherwise I get too anxious. I don't want to see the tools and I don't want to see the reflection of my mouth in his glasses...shudder.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 8:29 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • Mine are open most of the time.
    Dr.Donna

    Answer by Dr.Donna at 8:43 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • closed. i always think its weird to have them open because i dont know who to look at
    julie.f

    Answer by julie.f at 9:06 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • open bc they usually talk to me..go figure lol
    1_love_2_hearts

    Answer by 1_love_2_hearts at 9:07 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • Closed and hoping I wake up from the nightmare soon
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 9:11 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • open and closed depending on what they do
    wmbeener

    Answer by wmbeener at 9:29 PM on Jul. 5, 2011

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