anniewood·Oct 5Ironically, those most afraid of dying are those least likely to die: younger people. Fear of death tends to decline as we age. We gain more experience. Our psychological strength grows. Perhaps we come to terms with our mortal…Dying Usually Isn’t As Scary As You Would Think5.6K71Sean KernanI’ve noticed that! I ask my 97 year old pops if he’s afraid of dying and he always shakes his head and says no. Calmly too.