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Photo journal: Sri Lankan tsunami survivor
Friend to tormentor

I have always lived by the sea. It was our friend and provider. But now it frightens me.

Earlier, the sound of the waves were like music to my ears. Now I have nightmares of waves crashing into my home and taking us away. I never knew the sea could be so destructive.

But despite everything, I still love the sea. I am an islander - I can never run too far away from the ocean.

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