Real life heroes

Even as we try to cope with the devastation brought by Ondoy, it makes me proud to have countrymen so brave and so selfless to sacrifice their lives. I found this article online and it really made my eyes well up, particularly the 18 year-old teenager who saved more than thirty people with his bare hands –> swimming amidst the raging flood. He eventually died, washed away by the river, probably because he was already so tired after having gone to and fro to save other people.
Click here to read the full story –

http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/inquirerheadlines/nation/view/20090929-227426/Judge-on-Jet-Ski-saves-100-teener-dies-after-rescuing-baby-30-others

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