Monday, May 19, 2014 - 23:51 by World Vision Blogger
By Florence Joy Maluyo, World Vision Philippines
They all looked beautiful in white. It was graduation day at Botongon Elementary School.
I watched them arrive, one by one. Some arrived with their parents, some with their siblings, some with relatives. The girls were made-up while the young boys put an effort in their hairstyles. Graduation songs started to play. Parents were smiling.
I looked around. Destroyed classrooms. Scattered boats....