While most people experience loss or upheaval at some point in their lives, they rarely do so on such a massive scale, with a whole community driven from their homes and scattered to the winds. Many survivors of the storm struggled to find ways to explain this modern-day exile to outsiders, trying to find words for the unimaginable.
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Jewish Women's Archive. "In Exile." (Viewed on November 29, 2023) <https://jwa.org/communitystories/katrina/themes/in-exile>.