I live in Panama City Beach and almost every year without fail, some collage kid on spring break leans out over the balcony rail too far and falls to their death or crippling injury.
Talk to your kids about leaning out of windows or over balcony rails, you might just save their lives.
[ This Message was edited by: JTapia on 2004-04-08 15:52 ]
I would have to agree with JT... This kid surviving a 4 story fall, or 33 feet, with a few tumbling moves allowing him to land on his feet is either pure gymnast skill or just a fantastic streak of luck.
What's the chances of finding a window where the bar breaks and the guy falling is a British Junior Gymnast?
Had that been me, instead of crawling away with a couple of broken ankles, the fire department would have been scraping my face out of the pavement.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...