A Penitent Blogger

Mindful of my imperfections, seeking to know Truth more deeply and to live Love more fully.

Quid sum miser tunc dicturus? Quem patronum rogaturus? Cum vix iustus sit securus?
Recordare, Iesu pie, Quod sum causa tuae viae: Ne me perdas illa die...

Tuesday, September 20, 2005


His wife was literally torn from his grasp by Hurricane Katrina and he poured out his heartbreak in a video seen around the world.

The Virginian-Pilot reported last week that his wife’s body had been found and a funeral scheduled. A local Georgia paper, The Citizen, has an extensive interview with him, including a detailed account of the horror of the storm.

Hardy Jackson (misidentified originally as Harvey Jackson) is now trying to fulfill his wife’s last words to “take care of the kids” as he tries to rebuild his life near Atlanta, Georgia.