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A Tragic Loss

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A Tragic Loss

Postby Vaca Russ » Mon Jul 01, 2013 5:44 pm

We just lost 19 of humanity's finest:

http://news.yahoo.com/portable-shelters ... 42035.html

These "Hotshots" are the equivalent of American military special forces. RIP, young men. You are true American heroes.

"...Or have you only comfort, and the lust for comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host and then a master?"

Kahil Gibran.

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Re: A Tragic Loss

Postby Rockchucker » Mon Jul 01, 2013 8:47 pm

Really sad, I honestly want to cry!
I'm no suture for my future.
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