Wow I sure can relate to her. I am pretty much a control freak myself. It’s a great service that she let the world know, so that the rest of us don’t have to feel like freaks.
I had one really bad flight where we were caught in an electrical storm. It was from Toronto to New York, which is an hour flight and it took two hours. We shouldn’t have been in the air. We were flying and every once in a while I’d see a field and I’d say, ‘Just land it, put it down, put it on the freeway!’
What scares me is taking off, because I don’t understand how the plane gets up there. I’ve heard all about the aerodynamics, the speed, the engine. Of course, when your numbers up, it’s up. Maybe I’m just a control freak. I’m still nervous – though much better than I was.
The 41 year old star recently revealed this to Jay Leno:
I used to rather stay at home than get on a plane.
“I have been known to grab the arm of a stranger when I was scared.