The head-in-the-sand approach to economic problems frequently bankrupts companies.
People who deny the inevitable zombie apocalypse have their head in the sand.
However, total head-in-the-sand inaction wasn't possible.
And you Mr. Parrish, have been living with your head in the sand for a hundred-fifty years.
head in the sand?
Once the infatuation stage of the relationship has ended and the 'real' jealous, controlling, unhealthy, self starts showing up, each partner puts their head in the sand to what is happening.