September 2011 Blog Posts (4)

We did it (again)!...

Hi everyone... we are back from our second trip to Jersey!

We did it.

The only hiccup was my so called friends thought it was funny to make sick jokes about flying whilst I was sat in the airport. This is a crucial time for fearful flyers as there is still time to opt out of getting on the plane! I felt very stressed so I got my crossword book out and listened to my fave tunes and ignored them. As we boarded the plane the pilot gave us a wave. This helped to calm the nerves.…


Added by jane willmott on September 20, 2011 at 1:05pm — 2 Comments



It would take me too long to exploit the nonsense in this newspaper report but I'll just pick out a few of the words and sentences and give you my view of them.

Quote from a passenger "It was dark but suddenly all the lights came on..." Well if it's dark and you turn on a light it is sudden...that's the nature of light.

"...and all the air hostesses were shouting and we could see a man trying to open the emergency door. The plane started shaking." I know for a fact…


Added by Captain Keith on September 16, 2011 at 10:54pm — 6 Comments

RE: Off to Jersey (again)!

Dear Keith,

I hope you are keeping well. Have you been to Guernsey to see your family? We are off on Friday again to Jersey from Birmingham as it is the Christening - so an important visit. I am sort of okay, but last week I noticed that the flights to Jersey were cancelled because of fog!

Now we have this terrible hurricane and winds, I am hoping that all of this inclement weather will cease by Friday. I have a nervy tummy but I am determined to get to see the family again.…


Added by jane willmott on September 12, 2011 at 12:33pm — 3 Comments

Las Vegas 11 hour flight!have I gone mad 2 months to go

The last flight I took was less than 2 hours long and was my honeymoon 3 years ago! the location was Palma and we then got on a cruise.. I have managed to 'get away with it for 3 years but again feel resentfull of my terrible fear of flying. As I am 50 this year my husband as managed to encourage me into agreeing to a flight to Vegas... ironically not a location I would have chosen as no beech to lay on but Iv agreed.


I realise that 50 is a markable age and I just dont want…


Added by Lesa Skeggs on September 12, 2011 at 12:07am — 6 Comments

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