Ever fear being buried alive in a box?
Or driving over a bridge?
Or washing your hands?
Or something else equally neurotic?
I know I have.
Comic Bob Newhart has some words of wisdom for us in this humorous reminder about what we can do about those anxious, fearful, neurotic thoughts.
Just stop it.
My sister Lydia had a similar phrase she used when she was upset about something. She would say to herself “I could just change my mind.” And she did.