We get paid to sleep (sometimes), and we can even clean our car while we are on the clock.These things are very unusual, and when you get involved with a firefighter there are a few things you need to know.
If you’re a single firefighter looking to kindle a new romance it can be tricky given your schedule.
If you’re like me, your head is filled with impossible fantasies about adulthood based on movies, TV, and lady mags, often making reality fall short of expectations.
Firefighting has very little in common with other occupations.
We work the most unusual schedule you will ever find.
My career as a writer was supposed to involve much more time spent shoe shopping and doing light self-reflection in the form of too many rhetorical questions and much less time figuring out why a soul-sucking blog post went viral.
And in general, I imagined that my twenties would more closely resemble the articles in There is, however, one fantasy that did not fall short of my delusions.
As I personally discovered recently, hanging out with a bunch of firemen while they cook you dinner in the station and let you tag along as they handle minor crises is as awesome as you would imagine.
Every lovable stereotype about these professional heroes is true.
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SEE ALSO: What It's Like To Date A Police Officer I have learned that these nights are not optional. And even if it's not the real pager, it's the dog app that I can never remember the name of so dog app it is. There are a lot more things to know before dating a fireman, but the rest you'll just have to learn along the way.
You’ll never hang a dishtowel from your oven door again.