When 10-year-old Antoine Burks’ house in Louisville, Ky., caught on fire, his first instinct was to get outside. But standing out there, watching his home burn down, he realized that his 6-year-old sister Trinity was trapped in the flames. So he bravely dashed back in to get her.
“I thought, if something bad happened to her, it might have been my fault, because I’m the big brother and I gotta protect her,” he said.
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