WWW Virtual Library - Sri Lanka
Waves of Despair after Waves of destruction
For heart broken Sri Lankans return to coast is Hard
Fourteen-year-old Keri from Kalmunai wakes up in the night from nightmares of the tsunami. ''I see the waves coming at me, I see the people screaming," explained Keri, who saw people Ė including his mother -- being swept away. Fear has infected adults and children alike. Weeks after the killer waves struck, few remain in the disaster sites after dark. People talk of hearing screaming voices among the rubble.