In lieu of an abstract, below is the essay's first paragraph.
"A smile is a language that can transcend all borders. When Dr. Michele Bonnevie left Harrisburg Airport she expected her trip to Guatemala to be just like her two previous dental mission trips. Fifteen minutes prior to her plane landing at Guatemala City, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake rocked the western coast of the country."
"Area Dental Missionary Lands Moments after Quake,"
Verbum: Vol. 10
, Article 11.
Available at: https://fisherpub.sjfc.edu/verbum/vol10/iss2/11