Sat August 8th, 2015

Day 335: Firefighter Porn

Another day, another dollar.

We spent the entire day gridding the bottom of the fire to the very top. And we didn’t just grid, we gridded. That meant our entire crew lined out on a line with about five feet between us, and we dug the ground and felt the dirt with out hands. We did this for hours. I wish I could explain how slow and tedious and back wrenching this work was. My back is killing me. And I know this entry is going to be short again, but I should be sleeping and not writing right now. Firefighting is hard work.

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Day 336: Stumpfucker We did a whole lot of nothing today. We were supposed to grid the same area we did yesterday, and we did for a little bit, but then we took a break,