When John went down, he didn’t see anything in the dark. But when his eyes adapted to the dim lighting, he made out what the metal shapes were – a staircase!
What kind of risk was he taking by going down there? It wasn’t a reliable structure anymore, having been built 50 years ago. So he invited some friends over to help him make the situation a bit safer. John admitted to himself that staying safe is more important than satisfying his curiosity. They developed a strategy together.
They used more concrete and metal reinforcements around the entrance to make the area around the staircase safer and prevent the tunnel’s collapse. Sadly they couldn’t save the spiral staircase, so they put a ladder in its place. John climbed down the ladder and finally reaped the fruits of his labor.
He had a million ideas about what he might see, but he still ended up shocked! Click to find out more!