I think he was being a little optimistic with his range estimate - he usually does about 500 miles before screaming "Thirsty!". (After 120.8 miles, I'd expect him to claim a range of about 400 miles.)
- Pam (Now to see how this posts.)
Catastrophizing is an irrational thought a lot of us have in believing that something is far worse than it actually is. Catastrophizing can generally can take two forms. The first of these is making a catastrophe out of a situation... This kind of catastrophizing takes a current situation and gives it a truly negative “spin.”
The second kind of...Catastrophizing occurs when we look to the future and anticipate all the things that are going to go wrong. We then create a reality around those thoughts...Because we believe something will go wrong, we make it go wrong.