My Brother Arlin is truly one of the many unsung heroes of this country. Although to meet him in person, one would never know. The following stories were not divulged freely or voluntarily by my brother. I had to go through our mother, and even then that took some coaxing.
Arlin is a semi-truck driver. There are many stereotypes and stigmas going around about semi-truck drivers. The most common truth about semi-truck drivers is what is most widely unknown. Truck drivers in general are some of the most charitable people I have ever met! Far more willing to give of their substance than most. If being a truck driver wasn’t enough to recognize him as a hero, I have added a few of the many instances where my brother was also a hero . . .