While getting onto an escalator may seem like second nature to most of us, for some people it can be very scary. For those who are unsteady on their feet, like this grandmother in Ft. Wayne, the thought of stepping onto an escalator and tripping or getting hurt is enough to paralyze them with fear. That is exactly what happened to this elderly gentleman when he was trying to get on the escalator at the mall.
Several people started to gather behind the man as he stood there, obviously nervous and unsure about getting on the moving staircase, but he was frozen in place. All of a sudden, a young man came through the crowd, reached out his arm, and asked,