How To Get Over It:
Do. Not. Check. Your. Bag. Listen, this is 2018, do you really think that wherever you're headed isn't going to have a washer and dryer? Even if you're not staying in a fancy hotel where you can send out your laundry, a laundromat is never too faraway. If you don't check your bag, the airline can't lose it. It's as simple as that.