Partner of a Pilot
The Candid Diary of an Airline Pilot’s Girlfriend

Posts Tagged ‘control-freak

Spreading my phoenix wings

May 6, 2009

I had my last counselling session today. I have drawn so much from the experience; which I didn’t expect if I am honest. As a conclusion to the course of sessions, she revisited my initial targets from the initial visit, and asked me to evaluate how far I felt I had come, which is further than I […]

Car crash didn’t injure him-but I might!

September 7, 2008

I just hung up on my pilot… Note, I use the word pilot, not Bf. Seriously I find the pilot in him SO frustrating to tolerate at times. I just had a car accident on my way home from dropping him off at the airport. Nothing serious, just a minor dent to the front bumper. […]

“Pilots, control-freaks or boys in men’s bodies”: Discuss.

May 21, 2008

I think pilots are control freaks. At least, that is my experience, and from what I have learned from other pilot wives and girlfriends, it seems to be a fairly common trait. It seems particularly prevalent when they are passengers in a car. Bf is such a terrible back seat driver (even by his own […]