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Deamonte Love, Boy Hero


What a fine little man he
is. Writes the L.A. Times:

In the chaos that was Causeway Boulevard, this group of refugees stood
out: a 6-year-old boy walking down the road, holding a 5-month-old,
surrounded by five toddlers who followed him around as if he were their

They were holding hands. Three of the children were about 2 years old,
and one was wearing only diapers. A 3-year-old girl, who wore colorful
barrettes on the ends of her braids, had her 14-month-old brother in
tow. The 6-year-old spoke for all of them, and he told rescuers his
name was Deamonte Love.


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