Perks of dating a fireman

9. “One time at band camp” - When in our “pack” whether around a camp fire or at your favorite 5-star restaurant be prepared to witness “The medic story challenge.” You may feel as though you’ve heard one of the most awful stories ever, only to have the next medic pipe in and one-up the last. Now be prepared to challenge your cardiac sphincter’s ability to contain your food as you listen to stories most would consider inappropriate at the table… “One time I had this call…”, “we responded to a guy who was drunk and….”, “I took care of this gal who….” You may find yourself, and other patrons around you wondering how a group can be so twisted that they can (in much detail) describe unthinkable traumas, oozing body fluids and unimaginable situations while indulging in a heaping plate of pasta with extra cheese and thick chunky sauce – some even associating the look of their food to something they’ve had to clean up. Partners for life -  As the saying goes: Don’t walk in front of me, I may not follow.Don’t walk behind me, I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend. We live in a world where partners and crews – much like pack animals will die to protect each other. There is a deep loyalty and bond derived from the unique situations and challenges we share with our partners and crew. A day at the office for us has no rules. At any point in our day we have a decent chance of being in a life altering situation, a good chance we will be assaulted, a very good chance we will look in the eyes of someone as they take their last breath. We understand life is short and take a very close and personal bond to those we allow in our emotional circle.Plentyoffish dating forums are a place to meet singles and get dating advice or share dating experiences etc.

It really depends on the station you apply to and how they operate.10 Things to Know Before Dating the Female Paramedic A couple weeks ago I was catching up with a dear friend and fellow paramedic. As most girl-girl conversations go, we quickly got on to relationships as she was filling me in on the newest love in her life. Living in a smaller town can wreak havoc on the single person in the dating scene. The one degree of separation in a small town narrows when you live in the EMS/Fire/LE world, not to mention the rumor mill is more efficient than any social media.We discussed how difficult it can be dating in the EMS/Fire world. An outsider would think, ‘Hey, you’re around all of these hot guys all the time, it must be easy to find someone.” Well, the answer is yes and no.Applicants need to live in the area they’re hoping to volunteer in, communicate in English and have no phobias of confined spaces or heights.You’ll also need to pass a medical exam to make sure you are healthy enough for the physically-demanding job.The fire department has been trying to find new recruits, and currently needs volunteers in 30 different areas. But for anyone thinking about pitching in for their community, we put together a little information on what it takes to be a volunteer firefighter.

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