Impact Of Disaster On The World

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Impacts of Disaster It was just a normal day for me. I followed my daily routine. I woke up, had breakfast and was ready to prepare for my finals. Just when I was planning tomorrow’s schedule, suddenly, I felt a jolt. My whole body trembled and before I could figure out what was going on, books started to fall from my shelves and pictures hanging on the walls started falling. When I looked out of my window, the surrounding area was filled with dirt and smoke. I saw people running in the middle of the road to save themselves from that disaster. Immediately I ran outside of my room. Just like myself, my parents and my brother were also running for their life. On the way, my father lead us towards the back of our house, where there was some empty space to protect ourselves from the disaster. I had just experienced a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake. I have never thought that a high magnitude earthquake would ever come in this way. Literally, the whole thing was shaking heavily. Even when we were observing from outside, the TV antenna on the top of my house was still shaking. The high magnitude earthquake lasting for long time only lead to one thing: enormous devastation of my city. All the things happening around me was like in the 2012 movie. Collapsing tall buildings, and temples along with death of numerous number of peoples really shocked me. It was difficult for me to figure out what was going on around that field. I saw people from my
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