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26 Secrets That Firefighters Won't Tell You

Firefighters = real life superheroes.

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1. The fact is, firefighters don't need a wardrobe.

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2. They always have everything lying around somewhere.

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3. And the rest comes in a locker.

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4. They always get the best views.

5. Because when they hang out, it looks like this.

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6. Firefighters know that good boots can save the day.

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7. And that the only good helmet is a battered helmet.

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8. And only firefighters know what their comrades really look like under their helmets after a run.

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9. This is what a selfie looks like for them.

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10. But in real life, they actually look quite different.

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11. They have their own fitness program.

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12. And it's pretty damn intense.

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13. Sometimes, when they're not fighting fires and saving lives, they spend their breaks like this.

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14. But, other times, they spend their breaks a little more conventionally.

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15. Firefighters can tie any knot in their sleep.

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16. And only they will be able to appreciate the beauty that is this perfectly coiled water hose.

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17. They've got some pretty hefty equipment.

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18. And they know what everything does.

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19. THAT is a desk.

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20. But with all that machinery and equipment, someone's got to help keep the firehouse clean and organized!

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21. Firefighters can work anywhere.

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22. And they aren't afraid to look down.

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23. The best car rides are the ones you spend with your comrades.

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24. And there's nothing more beautiful than the bond a firefighter shares with his brothers (and sisters, too!).

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25. Firefighters are real life superheroes and role models.

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26. And they are always there, whenever they are needed.

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This post was translated from German.

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