Throughout life, most of us are taught about how important it is to plan for things. The point of planning ahead is so that you can be prepared for anything that life has to throw your way – and you’re not left scrambling as things come up.
However, it goes without saying that there are lots of things in life that you simply can’t plan for. Sometimes things happen at the spur of your moment – and you’re left having to think on your feet. This is why being able to think quickly is such an essential quality to have.
For one woman, her ability to think quickly might just be the only thing that saved her life — as well as her family member’s — during a fire at an apartment building in the UK.