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thanatophobia (than-uh-tuh-FO-bee-uh) noun
An abnormal fear of death.
[Thanato- death + -phobia.]
"Thanatophobia, a word meaning the fear of death and its trappings,
supposedly is deeply buried within the American psyche.
Under the shady trees of Clinton Oaks, fear seems unlikely."
This week's theme: words to drop into conversations with a therapist.
Children aren't happy without something to ignore, And that's what parents were created for. -Ogden Nash, poet (1902-1971)