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Navy Pier Ferris Wheel in Chicago, Illinois

Navy Pier Ferris Wheel in Chicago, Illinois

True story: I am afraid of heights. Another true story: I am afraid of ferris wheels. When I was in seventh grade, I decided to brave my fears and buy a ticket for the ferris wheel at my town's summer carnival. I had maybe been on one baby ferris wheel at Great America once before that, but never liked heights and especially didn't like the swinging sensation in which I felt like I could be thrown off ...

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