Fireman Jason Brant looked up, wincing as the flames sent searing pain through his burned face. his vision was blurry and he was certain he had been blown deaf in one ear. | He should have known better than to try it, but what else could he have done? There had never been any choice. | He was the nearest to the little girl, and yes ,he managed to save her from certain death. Weeks passed and he recovered well, as did the child he saved. The mayor gave him a medal for bravery.