New York firefighter turns to financial services
By Liz Peek
The New York Sun
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NEW YORK — In his heart, Dennis Smith says he would still like to be fighting fires. Jumping into a fire engine, rushing to the scene of the disaster, tending to the wounded, helping the stranded - these are the everyday challenges of a firefighter that Mr. Smith describes wistfully these days, and with such success long ago in his best-selling "Report From Engine Co. 82."
"That kind of adrenaline rush isn't available anywhere else. I loved it," the now desk-bound Mr. Smith says. "There's also the exuberance of doing something important."
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