Comments for http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2010/01/haiti_appeal.html http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2010/01/haiti_appeal.html en-gb 30 Thu 23 Oct 2014 02:06:08 GMT+1 A feed of user comments from the page found at http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2010/01/haiti_appeal.html Shelika http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2010/01/haiti_appeal.html?page=66#comment2 A poem for Hati!The dying moans of a corrupted nation filled the air,poverty was never far but now death seemed nearer,As the unrivalled hand of nature swept with despair,sparing no Haitian the wrath of an horrific earthquake.As chaos reined from every street corner,the plaintiff cries of the poor could be heard,Walls shattered and crumbled without mercy,sparing only the lives of the blessed.Mighty and with intent the whip of sorrow struck,casting clouds of grief and utter distress,As the cold hand of death touched so many,oppressing a nation already stricken with poverty,Distraught thousands roam the streets frantic,in a desperate search to find lost loved ones and relatives,Buried under the rubble some alive others dead,discovering body after body in every attempt.The after math was only remnants,debris, bodies and countless causalities,Dejected and in tears pitiful faces stare,some desolate others in shock and disbelief.Undoubtedly unbearable and heart ripping,the corpse of many lay stiff in the street for days,Scarcity of coffins: traffic in cemetery,Not enough room to give each their own grave.Grateful survivors reached out to the world for help,a population of millions were now more two hundred thousand less,The perils and scars of such disaster would never mend,forever stained in the minds of those who witnessed.Inept to move forward by picking up the pieces of what's left,the weakened sprits and broken souls of many stood helpless,An already destitute nation was brought to their knees,What did they ever do to deserve this or to make nature so angry?Written by Shelika John from St.Vincent and the Grenadines. Sat 23 Jan 2010 13:45:13 GMT+1 Shelika http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2010/01/haiti_appeal.html?page=33#comment1 The entire world should see a devastated hati as an exampe of what lies ahead to come.They should always remember that God has the power to show us who is God.Hati is a nation filled with poverty yet corruption feast their. The have's look out for themselves leaving the poor to suffer immensely. My sympathy goes out to all haitians and I do hope that they rebuilt a better nation! Sat 23 Jan 2010 13:36:37 GMT+1 dennisjunior1 http://wwwsearch.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/paulinemclean/2010/01/haiti_appeal.html?page=0#comment0 Pauline:Thanks, for giving the public regarding the Haiti Appeal.....-Dennis Junior- Sat 23 Jan 2010 04:36:02 GMT+1