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    Friday OT - Hero?

    Did you ever do anything that sort of made you feel like a hero? Or did someone ever do something for you that was heroic?


    Last edited by Angie; 05-16-2014 at 09:15 AM.
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    Re: Friday OT - Hero?

    I have performed the Heimlich maneuver 3 times. 1 time on my kid and twice on total strangers in a resturant. I have also did mouth to mouth on a girl at a swimming pool (indoor Waterpark) after she went under. She spit up in my mouth and ended up ok. Not really heroic just something I learned while I was in the Marines that has came in handy a few times.


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    Re: Friday OT - Hero?

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    Did you ever do anything that sort of made you feel like a hero? Or did something ever do something for you that was heroic?
    Just an FYI


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    Re: Friday OT - Hero?

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    Did you ever do anything that sort of made you feel like a hero? Or did something ever do something for you that was heroic?
    I wouldn't say my actions made me feel heroic as I think my definition of hero is elevated. I felt like I was supposed to help, supposed to step up and save a life. But proud of how I reacted ....

    There were two times ... once saving a friends life that was suicidal and another time running into the path of a runaway car (1-2 seconds to spare) to save a young person (8ish?).


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    A stranger and I kept a dude on the l from beating the hell out of his very pregnant significant other.



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    Holy hell I wish my paramedic friend was on this board. Long story short, we had a drunk girlfriend at a party one night, 5 years ago refer to him as a hero. We haven't let it go since, every chance we get we remind him that he is our hero. If you happen to get emt services in Boone county from a skinny dude with beautiful long blonde hair, make sure to tell him that he's your hero.


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    Re: Friday OT - Hero?

    I saved a bunch of little girls in Rapture. It was such a heroic deed that they made a video game about me.


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    Re: Friday OT - Hero?

    Quote Originally Posted by Bret44 View Post
    Just an FYI
    Thanks. It's already been a long morning!


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    Re: Friday OT - Hero?

    yes. I have done a great deal of good for a large number of people, but they mostly don't realize it.

    And no. Not when it counted for me.


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    Re: Friday OT - Hero?

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    I have performed the Heimlich maneuver 3 times. 1 time on my kid and twice on total strangers in a resturant. I have also did mouth to mouth on a girl at a swimming pool (indoor Waterpark) after she went under. She spit up in my mouth and ended up ok. Not really heroic just something I learned while I was in the Marines that has came in handy a few times.

    I cant decide whether or not I should eat around you. Choking seems to follow you around. =)


    Seriously though, thats awesome that you were there. Thats pretty heroic **** in my eyes. Lots of people freeze in those situations.



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    Quote Originally Posted by TykeClone View Post
    yes. I have done a great deal of good for a large number of people, but they mostly don't realize it.

    And no. Not when it counted for me.
    Batman?



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    Re: Friday OT - Hero?

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    I cant decide whether or not I should eat around you. Choking seems to follow you around. =)


    Seriously though, thats awesome that you were there. Thats pretty heroic **** in my eyes. Lots of people freeze in those situations.
    Please tell me you've watched this movie or read the book off of which it is based:

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1024715/


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    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    I saved a bunch of little girls in Rapture. It was such a heroic deed that they made a video game about me.
    It pays off in the end!



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    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Batman?
    More or less.


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