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Comments for: Unattended candle blamed for fire at Colby College dormitory

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  • Anonymous

    “Colby students are not allowed to have candles in their dorm rooms”
    Another example of supposedly “smart” people who think The Rules don’t apply to them…
    Send the kid(s) the bill for the entire cost of the mess caused by their stupid decision!

    • Tom

      But Muffy might miss a Jaguar payment!

    • Anonymous

      Same thing can be said for people that drive cars the ” rules do not apply to them “

  • Guest

    Number one rule of dorms = don’t burn candles.  Come on kids, use some common sense!

    • Anonymous

      common scents

  • Anonymous

    The furniture in dorm rooms isn’t more likely to catch fire… This could happen anywhere.. just don’t leave candles unattended (or burning near flammable substances), and everything will be fine.. 

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