The Daily Mail has photos of Japan that will make you pause and pray.
In a related story, a man is rescued ten miles out to sea floating on his rooftop:
Today as the people of Japan came to terms with the devastating destruction and loss of life suffered after Friday’s megaquake a rare story of hope emerged.
Hiromitsu Shinkawa, 60, was today rescued after being pushed out to sea while he clung to the roof of his home after a tsunami engulfed Japan’s northeastern coast.
For two days, he tried to get the attention of helicopters and ships that passed by – to no avail.
Mr. Shinkawa’s wife was swept away by the tsunami.
The BBC has a collection of stunning videos.