Originally Posted by Pilot
I have a fairly irrational fear. Every time I get off an elevator I'm always afraid that I'm going to drop my keys and they will fall through the small crack between the floor and the elevator and fall to the bottom of the elevator shaft. So I always keep my keys in my pocket or have a death grip on them when I exit an elevator.
it's not irrational at all. i watched a guy drop his room key down that wee crack my freshman year in my college dorm. damn thing dropped straight down and never seemed to hit either side, just straight down the pipe. t'was frightening to see. i do the same thing when walking over a sewer grate.