In Rising from the Rubble, the reader is infused into the fateful day of January 12th 2010 and its aftermath.The story focuses on the earthquake's devastation and the story of one man's struggles and his recovery. Dr. Duval, an accomplished professional and a consummate family man achieved all of his dreams and was very pleased of all of his intellectual and material acquisitions. Dr. Duval experienced pain and loss along with his nation. This memoir is a saga that recounts the events surrounding a man's near-death experience, agony and eventual triumph over adversity. The sequence of events depicted in the story reminds of a movie thriller more than a natural unfolding of spectacular rescues. The seemingly impossible but true events were only possible because of the insight of the author as a physician and the wonderful people around him. More than a survival story, Rising from the Rubble is a poignant tale of friendship and generosity.Having said that, I turned my attention to my phone and as the screen lit up, I saw the same message I had read earlier. ... nothing was guaranteed, nothing was certain, and even the simplest things became difficult ordeals full of hardships and adversity. ... in my ear, I hoped that once again, God would bless me by aligning the stars in order to make possible the multitude of fortunate ... After a controlled deep breath, I started to tell him that I had become trapped from the initial quake.
|Title||:||Rising from the Rubble|
|Author||:||Jean Maurice Duval, Nadine Duval|
|Publisher||:||eBookIt.com - 2013-02-01|