In events like the Tennessee fires it can be difficult and time consuming to find a happy story to tell, especially with today’s workloads. Bad news is easier to find. My crew and I met a 73 year old wheel chair bound woman who had no idea if her house made it. She let us ride along as a friend drove her home. The house was there… her neighbor’s was gone. She was lucky by — literally- inches.
Here is the only trick this old guy knows for finding silver linings: get up earlier and work harder than the other guys.