one of the tatays furiously exclaimed as he stood protectively on top of his home’s remains.
Ulingan, where Project PEARLS began, submerged into an unknown story’s end. The government commenced a demolition yesterday that will continue until each one of the homes no longer leave a trace of a prior existence.
So far, 110 homes are gone.
It is difficult to predict what comes next, or rather, what our next moves are. Our efforts shall continue. Our scholars, no matter what, will continue going to school.
But for now, I have to cut this short. In a few anticipated hours, we are leaving for Tacloban.