For those of you who haven't been through a hurricane, you may wonder how this area where Charley hit two years ago, is doing now.
Here are the stories from the local paper:
http://www.heraldtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060813/NEWS/608130338 http://www.heraldtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060806/NEWS/608060398 http://www.heraldtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060813/OPINION/608130665/1030
Some people have rebuilt. Some gave up and moved to Tennessee. Some are still struggling with insurance issues and trying piece their lives back together. The FEMA trailers are scheduled to be removed in September.
Those of us who went through it feel as if there is danger anywhere---earthquakes in California, killer storms in the Northeast, flooding or tornadoes in the Midwest. Where do you go? Where do you hide? Is any place really safe from the wrath of nature?
It all comes down to your tolerance level. Which battles do you want to fight? Where is your comfort level? Most of us are more at ease with the devil we know rather than the one we don't.