We received long-awaited good news in our family last week: Josh, my youngest son, was hired by the City of Paterson as a Firefighter/EMT. Josh worked hard and long to attain this position. I am thrilled and extremely proud of him.
But when I share this good news, not everyone’s equally delighted. Many of my friends get a concerned look and ask, “Does that scare you? Do you mind that he chose such a dangerous profession?” Well, to be honest, at one time I was scared…… Continue reading