Our flood here in upstate NY vs.....the tsunami in Japan.
I read this article in the Wall Street Journal with total disbelief and awe....and admiration. And a few other feelings. Read this article and see greatness in action. Love, sacrifice, trust, unbelievable hard work, faith, and a comeback against unbelievable odds. If someone had written this story as a novel, no one would have believed it.
And, on another level, I connected with this mayor's children. I lost my mother when I was 12 (and not from a horrible disaster, either.) My heart goes out to them. I want to reassure them that things will be better one day.
So much work left to do. But, Mr. Toba, you have a fan in Westover.