In pictures: Hurricane survivors
'A new world'

Gary and Lisa Michiels spotted eight people in Biloxi's floodwaters, pulling six out alive. Two didn't make it.

He takes comfort from what former county civil defence chief Wade Guice said after Hurricane Camille in 1969: "The day after the storm we walked out into a new world. We bound our wounds, buried our dead and commenced to rebuild."

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