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Daphne defiance

Avinesh Gopal
Friday, April 06, 2012

Update: 9:45PM EXCLUSIVE: When a group of Christians set out to sea with a large wooden cross at the height of Cyclone Daphne, the sky above them cleared and the sea became calm.

Their islands did not feel Daphne and the rains that came before her and with her.

Was it luck, freaky weather or prayers that these people - in the path of the storm - were spared while everywhere else flooded in the West?

Read their story in The Fiji Times tomorrow.

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