About us


AddThis Feed Button



« Home | The Spectacular Fireworks above Oslo » | Mobile Phone You Can Use In the Shower » | Teen Mother Only Realized She Is Pregnant After Gi... » | Perfect Proposal, Except the Ring Fell In the Rive... » | A Visual Approach to Weight Loss » | Robbie Madison Breaks Record Motorcycle Jump » | More links for 1 Jan 2008 » | Wedding Rings Duties for Barn Owl » | Baby Shares Birthday, Minute with Sister » | A Van Decorated With Cameras and TVs »

Mum's Giant Pants save The Day

Jenny Marsey with her blackened knickersA family home was saved from burning down - by a pair of giant knickers.

Jenny Marsey's cotton pants were a bloomin' lifesaver when they were used to put out a frying pan fire.

Her son and nephew had been trying to fry some bread when the blaze broke out.

The fire got worse when son John, 18, threw some water over the blaze.

But his quick-thinking cousin Darren Lines grabbed the size 18-20 Marks & Spencer underwear from a pile of washing, doused them in water, and threw them over the frying pan.

Mum-of-four Jenny, from Meryl Gardens, Hartlepool, said: "My £4.99 parachute knickers have come in handy for something. We've had a good laugh that they were a bit like a fire blanket."

Source: Northern Echo
Tags: | | |

Links to this post

Create a Link

Local Time