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I Am a Victim of Hurricane Katrina

Where were you on Mon. Aug. 29, 2005? What do you want others to know about that day? Do you still need help years after the storm? 18 People

    I Am Very Lucky.

    I am a victim of Hurricane Katrina. Thankfully, I wasn't in the worst of it, but my family and friends were. I remember everything so crystal clear.... That one and a half week felt like three and a half years. I remember my mom telling my sister and I to pack our bags because...
    Selo696 Selo696 16-17, F Jul 17, 2008

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 1, 2015

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    Eye of the Storm

    I remember getting packed up to go to a friend's house in Covington.  I remember not thinking too much of the storm, because I thought it would probably turn away from the city like almost all of the others. I remember thinking that it wouldn't be as bad as it was.  I...
    Shayelle Shayelle 26-30 1 Response Aug 5, 2008

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 31, 2015

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    My Hurricane Katrina Story

    We just moved in with my mother in law a few months before hurricane katrina,April 2005,we thought this was just a scare and she would turn or decrease before she get close to New Orleans,but she surprised us all.Sunday august 28 my husband and I woke up at 6am to find out what...
    mocha504 mocha504 31-35 1 Response Sep 3, 2008

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 1, 2015

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    I feel so suffocated here and there's not much I can do about it. He yells at me to the point where I'm crying every fricken' morning, won't let me take naps anymore, takes my...
    Hipstercatlover Hipstercatlover 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    AndreaaG AndreaaG 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 31

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    I'm not really sure that I am a victim of emotional abuse. I've lived with my parents in the same house for twenty years, aside from the three semesters I spent in college, which...
    krcb krcb 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    There's a place way down in Bed-Stuy, Where a boy lives behind bricks, He's got an eye for girls of eighteen, And he turns them out like tricks I went down to a place in Bed-Stuy...
    Calbie5 Calbie5 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    My goal here, sharing part of my emotional abuse story with you, is to help anyone who feels like they're alone in what they're going through. The beginning was amazing. I had...
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    Njhth Njhth 16-17, F Jan 29

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    TIRED OF PEOPLE WHO THINK THEY ARE BETTER THAN THE NEXT BECAUSE THEY HAD A BIG BREAK IN LIFE WHILE OTHERS SIT BACK AND DEAL WITH THE STRUGGLES OF THEIR REALITY
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