screen-shot-2016-10-03-at-10-36-49-amA woman sees a car plunge into a frigid  river. Without hesitation she pulls off her shoes, dives in and swims to the car that is rapidly sinking. She yanks the baby from the carseat and swims to shore; the driver sitting shivering on the bank.

What makes someone brave? Does courage live in the heart or the mind? What compels some people to turn toward danger and others to run away?

Several video clips I thought worth sharing.