Paris Hilton is scared of going into outer space…

“The socialite is one of many celebrities – believed to include singer Moby, ‘Star Trek’ star William Shatner and ‘Alien’ actress Sigourney Weaver – hoping to board Richard Branson’s first-ever commercial space flight, Virgin Galactic, but admits she is worried about going into orbit.”

According to Paris:

“I’m very scared to do it. What if I don’t come back? With the whole light years thing, what if I come back 10,000 years later, and everyone I know is dead? I’ll be like, ‘Great. Now I have to start all over.’ ”

The first flight is scheduled for take up beginning 2010. Currently, an estimated 157 people have signed up, paying a deposit of $200,000 for their seat.

Source: chinadaily