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A hero rises amidst the heavy downpour – Stories from the Floodgrounds

September 29, 2009 Leave a comment Go to comments

Manila Philippines flood ondoy ketsana

Despite the gloomy weather in the Philippines, despite the tragedies, despite the sadness, in times of trials, true heroes will emerge.

As Martin Luther King III said: “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy”

A hero rises amidst the heavy downpour. Muelmar Magallanes saves 30 lives before losing his own.

FULL STORY HERE – http://www.theage.com.au/world/philippine-man-loses-own-life-after-saving-dozens-from-floods-20090928-g8o4.html

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