fear of flying
"When Brian optimistically surprised me with tickets to the Bahamas... we got as far as the jetway before I froze."
The "Jennifer's Body" actor told Kelly Clarkson how she uses pop hits like "Oops I Did It Again" to get over her fear of flying.
Christine Blasey Ford can have a fear of flying and still get on a plane.
Death in a high-impact plane crash is usually pretty quick and painless.
An important message for anyone who's afraid of flying.
So check in now and then with the things and people you love. Give them a seat in first class. Forget your hate baggage, it's too expensive to fly with anyway.
It isn't always easy, I admit. Sometimes you have to work hard at putting anxiety in its place. I have to tell it repeatedly that I am boss. I do not want it to claim any more of my life.