Everyone was standing around watching, the fire and the firetrucks try to make it up and around on the hills. The winds kept switching and the fire swept right up near the parking lot. The landscape looks so different. When I first walked outside, I thought I had missed it, the nearest hill was already totatly black. Then I could see the ring of fire and after a moment I could see how fast the fire was moving.
Phil(billy guan) got stuck back on the main part of base waiting for them to allow access to the entry road. Steve eventually sent him home.