I Felt the Earth Shake

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 32 People

    Was In 7.8 Rictors Once

    About 9 months after the Tsunami in Thailand. I was in one building at night, taking my shower and I felt like I was fainting. Everything was just moving and shaking, I tried to stand still but I couldn't. Then I thought I might experience ghost or something. 2...
    IndigoMe IndigoMe
    26-30, F
    Nov 12, 2009


    There is a fault that runs through  the county I reside in as well as the surrounding counties.  We have been getting tremors lately.  I have two curio cabinets with broken glass, lots of clothes that were in a wardrobe that fell off the shelves, and small crack in...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jul 22, 2009


    Yeah. I have been in two of them - in the midwest. Once when I was three, once last year. Scary. The windows rattled, some folks had chimneys collapse. Was sleeping on the second floor at the time, and I will say, the shaking is worse the higher up you are!
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    Aug 12, 2009
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