posted on May, 13 2008 @ 07:49 PM
Fireworks..I have a story too. But I'll save it.
I was paying my way through college, assisting some bricklayers on a beautiful building in Maryland.
I was the mud man..I mixed the cement, and sent it up in 5 gallon buckets by pulley, to the third floor.
Hey, If I stand on this big Bucket hook..And pull the rope gently, I might be able to pull myself off the ground!!!
I stood on the hook, pulled on the rope and LIFTED MY FEET right out from under me. I flipped myself onto the ground..How stupid! But I had held onto
the rope in panic..Sending the hook fairly high..I let go of the rope to stand up..and the hook came back down..just missing my head..( I think it