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|Subject: Re: Brinks — is it worth it?||Date: 1/22/2004 10:58 AM|
|Author: cephlake||Number: 45008 of 124479|
This may have been posted already, haven't followed the whole thread, but here it is.
<snip>Fifteen minutes after bedtime, the alarm went off. Three minutes after the alarm was triggered, the alarm company alerted the police to the situation and 10 minutes later the first police car pulled up to my home, but only after another call was made to 911, by a trembling, half-naked father. I suppose some would have grabbed their children and cowered in their bedroom for 13 minutes, praying that the police would get there in time to stop the criminal from climbing the stairs and confronting the family in their bedroom, dreading the sound of a bedroom door being kicked in.</snip>
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