I know exactly how you feel, suereal! I think it's the slowness and the dangley legs, and wanting to be in your face. Ugh! I didn't know their legs could just fall off though. Poor things!
Maybe I need to make some wire versions into a hanging mobile so I can get used to them and they don't freak me out so much
I've been obsessed with ladybirds this summer since we had them on our sweetpeas. I never really thought how they grow, so it was interesting to see them develop from larvae to pupa to adult!