Four days later, a private convoy of relief goods for approximately 1,500 families sailed for Balangiga.
The operation was led by Oel Carisma; he was no longer a stranger. He was a friend.
Aside from regaining my faith in people, I have learned the hard way that when all else is lost or could be taken from you, you just take all the love that you can find and hold on to your hope. – Francis Tolibas