By Grace Vasquez
A real life hero! MLB umpire John Tumpane gives chilling details on how he helped a woman that was so desperate she was ready to end her life. Tumpane happened to be running by when he saw the woman. He explains exactly what happens:
“I was thinking, ‘God, this has got to be a good ending, not a bad ending,’ and held on for dear life,” Tumpane said. It did. Thanks to his caring enough for another person. Everyday hero. ~grace
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