Muse later writes "If Fire Station No. 1 was on fire, Station No. 3 would be called. Let me repeat that. If Fire Station No. 1 was on fire, Station No. 3 would be called. That's funny, right?"I had read the original column and knew better than to submit my two cents on the subject - because that's exactly what my opinion in this matter would have been worth. And I have a special admiration and respect for the opinions of those who have put their lives on the line in order to fight what we fear, as the saying goes.
No sir that is not funny. To think that you are so naive to say that a Ladder Company has nothing to do with fire suppression. If you ask any ladderman in the city if they have assisted with fire suppression in the past year they will say yes.
As this weblog is devoted to imparting wisdom, let this be today's bit of thought provocation ... for people like Chris G. Muse:
It is a wise man who knows what he knows and knows what he doesn't know.So shall it be written ... From On High.