Photo by: J.M. EDDINS, JR.
Midshipman 4th Class Devon Budzitowski, 18, a plebe at the United States Naval Academy, waits for a break in the bands of high winds and heavy rain from Hurricane Irene by reading a book under an awning in Annapolis, Md., Saturday, August 27, 2011. (J.M. Eddins, Jr./The Washington Times)