Mr. Smith was living out his days in the Laguna Woods community, pretty much free of worries. His health was failing, but still he remained upbeat about his surroundings. There were no family members to look after him, but he was used to taking care of himself and, after all, was living in a community of his peers created just for retirees like him.
Then it happened. He left a pan of water heating on the stove and retired for the evening. Later he awoke to a raging fire. He escaped with the clothes on his back, but that was all. Continue Reading →