|I saved the actual calendar page from the 1994 earthquake...notice|
the unintentionally ironic comic strip...
And, that wasn't even the "Big One!"
We don't worry much about the weather here. While almost the entire country was freezing a few weeks back, temperatures here stayed in the 70's and 80's.
But there is that trade-off, in the form of a gigantic boulder just waiting to drop on our heads. We have small tremors every once in a while - most we never feel.
For those of us that have experienced an earthquake, the little tremors that we do feel take on a whole new meaning. We always ask in those first few seconds, "Is this it?"