Dumaguete used to pride itself as a storm-free city for decades. It’s yearly rainfall is but a hiccup, at least compared to other Phil cities. But Dumaguete has been experiencing the worst storms the past two years.
This morning, a ship ran aground at the blvd after being battered by huge waves. Worst is, I learned that two cousins and church mates were on board the boat. My wife and I rushed to the holding area of the rescued passengers to search for them and ring clothes and water.
Holding area for rescued passengers
Justin de los Santos, one of campus leaders at church