*When an elderly man from North Carolina called 911 because he was hungry, had no food, no relatives nearby, and has cancer, his call landed on the ears of an angel.
To many people, 911 operators are perceived as cold and heartless. They just want the facts.
‘Where are you, ma’am.’
‘Sir, can you speak up , I can’t hear you.’
‘Just stay on the line honey, help is on the way. Now what was that address again?’
But on the day 83-year-old Clarence Blackmon called, he got operator Marilyn Hinson, who ended up doing much more than “her job.”
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