Much to be thankful for
Last updated 11/8/2007 at Noon
Is your heart touched when you see “Thanks to our Heroes” signs displayed around town?
As Fallbrook grieves with their fellow townsmen who lost homes in the recent fire, one can’t help but look around and be amazed at the homes that didn’t burn. Melted fences and charred trees surround houses untouched by fire; intact homes on burned hilltops give testimony to the skill and determination of the firefighters.
On that fateful Monday afternoon, as the flames marched toward Fallbrook, citizens surveyed their belongings, trying to decide which possessions were worthy of being rescued....