In lieu of an abstract, below is the essay's first paragraph.
"Silence. The black cloud of deadly smoke reached further and further into the sky in Worcester, MA, as I sat feeling helpless on my bed in Rochester, NY. I heard, "Six men missing...extreme temperatures...little hope..."
The Angle: Vol. 2000
, Article 7.
Available at: http://fisherpub.sjfc.edu/angle/vol2000/iss4/7