I can’t stop thinking about depth.

Ever since last week when I stumbled upon a subReddit simply called Thalassophobia, I have been unable to shake the images there, or more specifically, the reason people have such an intense fear and obsession with the notion.

The term is relatively broad, as it can be used to refer to “fear of the sea, of sea travel, being in large bodies of water, fear of the vast emptiness of the sea, of sea waves…

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