Re: [gardeners] We're back!

Allen and Judy Merten (
Sun, 30 Aug 1998 11:49:21 -0500

Hi Bambi,
    Once again those on barrier islands suffer more damage than those on
mainland. The barrier islands were created by nature to function in just
such a
manner. They sure are beautiful places to live though. Glad to know that
yall as well as your neighbors are mostly ok.
Allen who once lived on a barrier island
Bastrop Co.,Tx

Michael & Bambi Cantrell wrote:

> Hi all,
> We're through the storm (Bonnie) with no major damage here.  There is some
> local flooding which includes some houses, some trees down, and roofs
> blown off nearby, but overall, the storm did much less damage and was much
> less severe than was feared.
> Farther south, and the barrier islands nearby recieved more damage than we
> did, but, again, not nearly as severe as had been predicted.
> Thanks for all the kind words, thoughts, and prayers.  Our ISP was down
> along with the electricity, so we lost any messages that may have been sent
> to
> us, along with the email from the lists.
> We're glad to be back and to be safe and sound!
> Bambi
> Coastal Carolina
> USDA zone 8
> Sunset zone 31