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Tuesday, February 10, 2009

This is so sad: the forest fires in Australia

From the Sydney Morning Herald:

HE WAS about 10, with the bluest of blue eyes.

They are eyes that Mark, a firefighter from Flowerdale, will never forget.

The boy was found near a ute, doomed, like so many other vehicles fleeing the inferno. Along the road lay the bodies of a woman and another boy, believed to have been his mother and brother.

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