Tag: Fear


My Two Fears

I think I have mentioned on this blog before that I have a fear of flying. Despite this, I am obsessed with the television programmes investigating air crashes. Air Crash Investigation, Aircrash Confidential – you name it and I have probably watched it. As the titles suggest, these programmes deal with investigating what causes a plane to crash and don’t really deal with the personal side of things – the deaths, the lives wasted. Maybe they act to reassure me that these crashes are very infrequent and usually happen because of a catalogue of unforeseen circumstances coming to bear at once. In any case, the mechanical failures or pilot errors that these programmes highlight, is not what I am really scared of. My real fear is…