August 24th, 2011

Tinman has heart

column: Fire Aftermath Brings Out the Best



            People are awesome.

            I’ve thought a lot about people over the years, and they haven’t always been good thoughts. I work, after all, in a business where I often see people at their worst, doing their worst. Actually, two businesses: the emergency services and journalism. In both cases, you don’t usually hear from people unless something is going horribly wrong.

            Then, last week as you read this, my sister’s house caught fire.

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