I Love the Feeling of Taking Off In An Airplane

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    Taking Off

    "This is captain speaking. Please fasten your seat belts, and prepare for take off."I always love to hear those words. It is agonizing to sit waiting for the plane to take off. Everytime, the plane increases its speed on the runway, I know that I am on my way to the destination...
    dave0903 dave0903
    18-21, M
    Jan 11, 2010

    That's Beautiful!

    What could be more beatuiful than flying in the air? when we can look down at the clouds and see the world below. That's the awesome feeling. I just love it.
    Titan007 Titan007
    22-25, M
    Jun 9, 2010

    It Is Truly An Almost Orgasmic...

    experience for me.  I cannot explain it.  My body always betrays me.  And on certain rides at theme parks.  WOW....  and going over railroad tracks too fast when your truck leaves the ground for just that split second..you know that feeling in your...
    SmilingSueAnn SmilingSueAnn
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 16, 2009

    What A Rush

    I recently took a trip overseas and this was the first time I had been on a plane in many years, probably 10. It was a very large plane, one with 2 levels, and I can remember as we started to take off just being pined to the seat and a huge smile just came across by face. I...
    CompJunkie89 CompJunkie89
    22-25, M
    May 10, 2010

    Planes Planes Planes

    I have been flying since I was very little, I grew up in a family of pilots. Taking off is like an amusment ride, the butterflies in your stomach, I also get the feeling with turbulance. 
    joylovefaith joylovefaith
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 16, 2009

    It's the Best!

    Taking off in an airplane is so exilerating! Landing is too! I landed in LaGuardia Airport on Jan 15 about 30 minutes after that US Air plane landed in the Hudson.  Thankfully my husband knew I was alright since I was flying on Airtran but my poor mother didn't! She was...
    JojoWazoo JojoWazoo
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Feb 17, 2009
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