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keep (one's) head right
To be and remain in a calm, controlled, and sensible state or condition, especially despite or in the face of some stress. My father has always been a rock of level-headed judgment and advice. Even during our family's lowest points, he always kept his head right. I know things seem dire, but you've got to keep your head right. It won't help anyone if you go to pieces now!
keep one’s head right
tv. to maintain control of oneself. Chill, man, chill. You’ve got to keep your head right.