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January 12, 2010

December 16, 2010
By HaleyDRog. GOLD, Easley, South Carolina
HaleyDRog. GOLD, Easley, South Carolina
11 articles 14 photos 291 comments

Favorite Quote:
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on. -Robert Frost

January 12, 2010

The disaster struck before anyone had the chance to get away. It was the four most devastating minutes of their lifetime. It left thousands homeless. There was no clean water, no food, and every house was destroyed. Diseases spread all around killing hundreds...

Haiti was no longer a peaceful country.

The author's comments:
January 12, 2010 was a devastating event. I thought it was awful. I had to write about it.

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on Mar. 18 2011 at 1:00 pm
Endless1996 GOLD, Bay City, Michigan
18 articles 0 photos 22 comments

Favorite Quote:
"sadness my dear is nothing but power, use it, and use it well" By Arnold Lee Elwood

yeah hadi was really bad, my school sponsored fundraisors that helped them! then 12 students were picked to go over there and  volunteer i was 1 of them i can not even begin to express how awful it was. your article is really good