[DWJ] Titles (was London Meet)

minnow at belfry.org.uk minnow at belfry.org.uk
Mon Jun 12 19:47:10 EDT 2006


Jennifer wrote

>To be fair to the wretched tome, I don't think it was so much advocating
>"Do what you're afraid to do" as "Don't let being afraid stop you doing
>what you want or need to do", which is a different thing. But yes, I
>have heard "If you're frightened of something, then you need to push
>yourself and do it", which is pretty gormless. I've got this fear that
>if I break a leg it'll hurt...

Miles Kington claimed once that he was afraid of not being afraid of
falling.  He wrote that it was particularly frightening in bedrooms with
balconies in tall hotels.

Minnow






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