My thoughts and prayers are with the victims of Hurricane Katrina. I
continue to watch the news and cannot believe this is happening in America
- how can this be possible? I am stunned by the devastation and cannot imagine
being left with nothing but the clothes on my back; although some have lost much
more than that. It's truly heartbreaking to see this.
Last week I went back to Oregon for my high school reunion. On the way
back, from Dallas to Miami, we flew over Louisiana and I saw some of the
flooding - what an awful sight. It just seems so very surreal, doesn't it?
It's been quite warm here for the past few days, with very little wind.
Today was the first day in quite a while we had a dust-free view of
the ocean. In fact, we went scuba diving over at Cane Bay, and coming over
the hill to the north side of our island we could see all the islands
across the away. It was a spectacular sight and a great
The morning view from our front doorstep was beautiful and the
sunset tonight gorgeous ... I am counting my blessings.
Jill in St. Croix