In the Frank Capra classic "It's a Wonderful Life," an angel is sent down to shepherd and protect one of the flock. Through insight and intervention, Clarence the angel earns his wings by looking out for George Bailey, a man who has lost sight of his priorities and purpose.
So often in life we escape tragedy and mayhem in spite of our indifference to risk.
I have heard it whispered that propane is a forgiving fuel, a reference to near misses and tragedies avoided due to luck and circumstance and lack of fuel, air and ignition.
The same can be said for all of the times injuries were avoided when proper personal protection was not used. Many freeze or …