Last night I caught an amazing video of a hero identified as "Angel" who pulled a man off a train track with only seconds to spare before being hit by an oncoming train.
An off-duty member of Spain’s National Police became a hero after rescuing a man who lost his balance on the platform and fell on the tracks at Puerta del Angel Station of the Madrid Subway.
...The National Police has only issued one piece of information on its agent who has chosen to remain anonymous: he was identified as Angel.
Read more: http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/301070#ixzz17GbyAsw1http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/301070
Kudos to "Angel" for seizing the moment and acting as an angel at Puerta del Angel station.
I found another article relating to seizing the moment in a New York Times wedding announcement of a 55-year-old widow and a 62-year-old widower.
“When you reach a certain age in life, you’ve had numbers of life experiences and the old adage of ‘seize the day’ becomes all the more meaningful,” he said. “We wanted to be together in an enduring way.”
Read full article: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/05/fashion/weddings/05singer.html?ref=weddings