September 13, 2014 Leave a comment
Pretty Cool BC! Good Game tomorrow!
Originally posted on College Life, Hot Girls, Funny Pics, Sexy Cheerleaders: COED:
Boston College will be honoring Welles Crowther (Class of ’99) who died saving at least twelve people in the attacks on 9/11 by wearing red bandanna accented uniforms during their game against the USC Trojans this weekend.
Today of all days it’s especially important to remember the heroes who died and gave their lives on September 11, and (like many other stories) this tale and tribute coming from out of Boston College is a real tear jerker.
Welles was an off-duty volunteer firefighter working as an equities trader in the south tower when it was hit. In addition to his bravery and courage, Welles’ trademark was a red bandanna which he carried with him wherever he went. This is his story that I ask you watch:
There are many stories like Welles’–where heroes instinctively put the lives of others before their own–but for some reason this one hits me particularly hard this year.
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