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    Nice job, guys.

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    Quote Originally Posted by EastKyFF View Post
    Nice job, guys.

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    Outstanding.

    I'm not ashamed to say I couldn't have climbed that high to do a rescue. My knees would be knocking so hard!
    I am now a past chief and the views, opinions, and comments are mine and mine alone. I do not speak for any department or in any official capacity. Although, they would be smart to listen to me.

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    Yep, I'm a great big chicken too. Every element of this was just amazing in logistics, and for those firefighters to get it done with no injuries is very impressive.
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    Wow, now THAT'S a high angle rescue. Superb.

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    Small town south of fort worth and did it in 100 plus degree weather!!

    Way to go

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    At night! That is hot for my yankee butt. And to do the skate block operation in the dark is not an easy task.
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    A tip of the leather to them!
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    Very nice. Great job.

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    Good job in some very unusual and extraordinary circumstances. Not sure I could of done it since my knees would of been knocking in short I hate heights.

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