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Frightening Storm

Saturday, August 31, 2013

I have never seen such destruction in my life. We had a major storm go through last night - right in a 4-5 block area of our apartment. There was a gust of wind that was 75 MPH (a Hurricane 1 level). The downed trees right in front of my apartment building and a huge piece of an evergreen tree that fell right next to my building are unreal! This was one of the scariest things I have ever lived through in my life. My husband was not home - he was still at work - so I just huddled in my chair with a flashlight on my lap in case and chanted "I'm scared, I'm scared, I'm scared" over and over again until the storm passed. How we didn't lose our power I will never know.


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FITNESSGONNABE 8/31/2013 6:03PM

    Aw, bless your heart! I'm so glad there wasn't any damage to you or your home. Mother Nature can sure be scary sometimes when she gets angry. I hope you get some sunshine for the next few days.

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MISSDAISY23 8/31/2013 4:46PM

    Where do you live? Thank God, you are safe!

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GERIKRAGH 8/31/2013 1:47PM

    Where do you live?

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TWEETYKC00 8/31/2013 1:37PM

    I am glad you are ok, things could have been worse.

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PDSLIM 8/31/2013 11:31AM

    glad you're pl

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GAYLE-G-63 8/31/2013 10:34AM

    Glad to hear you're okay!

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PEGGYO 8/31/2013 10:32AM

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