Watch This Toddler Discover Her Shadow And Promptly Freak Out

She is not a fan.

Perhaps one of the earliest existential experiences in life is the discovery of your own shadow.

Clearly that revelation was too much for this toddler to handle. YouTube user Solomon Underwood posted a video of his 2-year-old niece noticing her shadow for the first time ― and promptly going into panic mode.

The phrase “afraid of your own shadow” has never felt so real.