Shrimper of 30+ years hospitalized, told by his doctors to "get out of there"


Grand Isle rally proves BP oil spill, repercussions far from over for Gulf Coast residents, Times-Picayune, November 20, 2010:

Paul Bassman said he traveled to the rally from Arabi to show his support. He worked as a shrimper on Grand Isle for more than 30 years, but after being hospitalized and told by his doctors to "get out of there," he said, he sold his boat and business and moved away.

"He's been a basket case," said his wife.

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