If any of us had been in Paradise prior to the fire and known the way to escape, we would have warned others and shown them the way. Not everyone would have listened, but some would have.

PARADISE, CA – “Workers fanned out across the cinders, looking for those who didn’t escape the inferno that transformed this town into a wasteland.” That was the lead-in of a Daily Beast article about the California wildfire that destroyed the town of Paradise, California. The fire came upon the people so quickly that there was…