The heartbreaking sight of devastations causes my eyes to blur and my nose to need wiping. All of the problems of life on this rock pile are very small today. The news was so dark, and my close relative and I sat in silence as we watched the stark pictures flash across the screen. Prayer after prayer was sent for the folks who did make it alive and for those who were unaccounted for. And then there is the part of the country where a river runs through it, the homes and all the land.
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Opinion, Pages 6 on 06/01/2011
Print Headline: Better days are coming for many