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Funny you say... I have never been BADLY burned and.....

August 09, 2022 02:35AM
I spent 35+ years as a Firefighter and was a bit of a fire bug as a kid. I NEVER EVER lit fires in a house or risked any property damage by I sure loved to build bon fires or burn models. It's a REAL wonder that me or my Brother were not seriously injured when we TRIED to recreate the Hindenburg disaster with my old AMT plastic model of the Hindenburg. We poked a hole in it, poured gasoline in, placed a firecracker in the hole and lit it. THEN, we knew little of the dangers of the VAPORS of gas being more dangerous than the liquid. Luckily, the model had small cracks in the 2 piece hull seam. The firecracker lit and just a couple of cups of gas lit. We were disappointed!! LOL The worst I have been burned was when about 8 years old,I placed my hand on a Giant sparkler that had JUST gone out. THAT burned my palm GOOD!
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  I'm a rebel....no more waiting at the doctor....

JamesJM133August 04, 2022 03:02PM

  Good for you..

sstrams34August 04, 2022 03:22PM

  I have come close to doing that with my Gastro Doctor a time or two.

Ramgator36August 04, 2022 05:20PM

  THE worst was during my kidney stone attack back in 2006.

Ramgator39August 04, 2022 05:25PM

  Hooper: "I got that beat.. I got that beat"

sstrams40August 05, 2022 03:05AM

  Re: Hooper: "I got that beat.. I got that beat"

MamaRAMa54August 05, 2022 04:12AM

  That's the best part of the story, Mama.. Attachments

sstrams39August 05, 2022 05:18AM

  Re: That's the best part of the story, Mama..

MamaRAMa37August 05, 2022 05:22AM

  Lol.. thank you..

sstrams33August 05, 2022 05:35AM

  Keith Moon mode!!!!!! Exploding instruments!

Ramgator52August 05, 2022 09:51AM

  Yeah that injury took a while..

sstrams54August 05, 2022 10:03AM

  Funny you say... I have never been BADLY burned and.....

Ramgator45August 09, 2022 02:35AM

  My brother, the dumna$$..

sstrams35August 09, 2022 03:23AM

  Must be a Brother thing. Not long after our failed Hindenburg recreation....

Ramgator28August 09, 2022 10:30AM

  Its always funny when someone else..

sstrams29August 09, 2022 10:33AM

  Billy Madison!!!

Ramgator30August 09, 2022 01:52PM

  Dang, I don't even remember that part..

sstrams28August 09, 2022 02:24PM

  Very cute!!

Ramgator63August 10, 2022 04:16AM

  Never know for sure... but I think I was fortunate...

JamesJM27August 09, 2022 10:36AM

  Yeah, lucky you...

sstrams29August 09, 2022 10:40AM

  That's the issue I have...

sstrams35August 05, 2022 02:56AM