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Was Walt Disney Afraid Of Mice?

And who was Mortimer Mouse?

Walt Disney was indeed afraid of mice. However, he did not let that fear stop him from creating the most famous and lovable cartoon character of all time.

He had the genius to depict mice as sympathetic creatures with human characteristics…



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Carel Kolchinski

Past lives as a journalist, PR poseur and commercial slave. Now an aged teetotaller, cyclist, enthusiastic musician and painter. Certified writing addict.