Fear of Flying

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Fear of Flying

metaphor for housewife Isadora Wing’s temporary inability to achieve self-awareness. [Am. Lit.: Fear of Flying]
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Some people are afraid of flying. I think we need to make more people afraid of flying.
She is afraid of flying. Modern Girl singer Sheena Easton turns 60.
People afraid of flying, don't have a similar reaction when in a car -- they feel safe because they are in control.
He was afraid of flying and preferred to travel by train.
Then, "14 years ago, a friend who was a paragliding teacher got me a job folding parachutes at the school." Pascoal, who admits that he was also afraid of flying, took his first course in 2009.
"I'm not afraid of flying, not afraid of the risks of it," begins the voice over on Royal Jordanian's latest film "I'm afraid I'll end up somewhere I don't want to go, afraid of being stuck in a place with people who look at me differently." It shows passengers on a plane eyeing a man, who looks to
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A woman who is afraid of flying is relieved to be sat beside a charming man on an overnight flight but he has singled her out for a reason and her father is in grave danger.
However, I tell them, CyI'm not afraid of flying. I'm afraid of crashing!'" Classic.
Another interesting piece is a based on the gene in mice that was identified as being able to switch off learned fear, such as being afraid of flying or being afraid of snakes.
Throughout their married life, Enid and Raymond enjoyed many holidays, including their honeymoon in Eyemouth and loved holidaying later in life in Scarborough, as Enid has always been afraid of flying.
In fact, he said Poe stopped filming to join his campaign "even in Mindanao and even if he is afraid of flying."