Do not let the fear of falling keep you from flying.
I never wanted to go skydiving. Even now, as I write this, I have no urge to go skydiving. I possess a rational, healthy fear of heights. Although I am an adrenaline junky, I have never gravitated towards BASE jumping, bungee jumping, wing-suit flying, bicycle ramps, paragliding, cliff diving, or free climbing.
One year into our marriage, my wife announced that her family was having a reunion, and everyone was going to go skydiving.
“Seriously? So, who in your family is going to participate? Everyone?” I […]