ARIZARD-L ArchivesArchiver > ARIZARD > 2006-10 > 1161066680
From: "Donna" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD] Wow.......
Date: Tue, 17 Oct 2006 01:31:20 -0500
Glad you and your family are safe and well Bern,and even though it is tragic
to loose personal things, It's a wonderful feeling to know your family is
Huggs to you,
Even a fool is thought
wise if she keeps silent.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bernie Moore-Knowles" <>
Sent: Tuesday, October 17, 2006 1:26 AM
Subject: [ARIZARD] Wow.......
> Well guys, it was sure an interesting day.
> Through enough detours to get me to China - Scott and I made it to the
> boutique to asess the damage at the store in Waimea. Unlocked the door
> and one would have thought a tornado had cut a path throughout the store -
> all 2000 square feet of it! Ramsacked to the hilt!
> All of my employees were there to help - amid tears and fears and we all
> pulled together to inventory and straighen up what could be salvaged.
> Even with all of the work it took, so much of the inventory was still
> intact. Thrown around, but intact.
> So, tomorrow I head to the studio in Haukalau and see if the studio can be
> salvaged. My carpenter that works for me says that it is unsafe. It is
> an old plantation railroad yard building, 6000 square feet and right smack
> on the ocean cliff. Built in 1920. It is a wonder it did not slide right
> into the ocean? You know it?
> I heard horror stories all day long that made my own seem so minute.
> Neighbors pulling together, though and that is a good thing. Flash
> flooding on the island tonight. I knew it was coming, so it was
> imperative that we got Vasser off of the north end of the island today -
> in Hawi - where the second earthquake hit.
> We are all home tonight and thankful that we are. So, an update from the
> islands to my dear friends on the List.
> Bernie Moore-Knowles
> Papa'aloa, Hawai'i
> "I have Indian blood in me. I have just enough White blood for you to
> question my honesty." ........Will Rogers
> To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to
> with the word 'unsubscribe' without the
> quotes in the subject and the body of the message