Junior lifesavers

Here’s a feel-good headline for the day:

Nippers hailed for daring surf rescue

Why daring? Because “nipper” is a slang English (or in this case, Australian) term for a small boy. The two rescuers, who saved an adult man from drowning by hauling him up onto a surfboard, were eight years old.

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