'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
The tsunami warnings moved faster than the waves, giving millions of people across the Pacific hours to flee to higher ground. Now they are left to clean up what the waves had wrought: Destroyed docks and damaged boats.
"Just if you ask me, they're being too bold," Wood said. "It's still early. They're just not being cautious."
Albert Wood said he and his wife decided to leave their home late Thursday night after watching news about the Japan quake — the fifth-largest earthquake since 1900.