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LOOK: One month after Odette, Katarina Rodriguez remembers what made Siargao ‘heaven’

Katarina Rodriguez. Picture: Instagram/@katarinarodri

Katarina Rodriguez recounted her joyful experiences of residing in Siargao earlier than tremendous hurricane Odette hit the island, one month in the past.

Rodriguez, who has been residing in Siargao for about 4 years, spoke about her pleased reminiscences alongside the painful ones, on her Instagram web page yesterday, Jan. 16, the place she additionally confirmed photographs of the island pre-Odette.

“It’s been precisely one month since hurricane Odette devastated Siargao. And even when I don’t really feel utterly prepared to speak about it, I must,” she mentioned. “Ito ang pinakamasakit na naranasan ko (That is probably the most painful factor I’ve skilled).”

The sweetness queen instructed followers how she and her neighbors in Siargao share the identical blended feelings, which each scare but consolation her.

“I’ve learn my neighbors’ ideas as they’ve expressed the ache they’re going via [and] it’s each scary how correct their phrases are but additionally comforting to know no matter unbelievably unhappy, offended, confused, hopeful? emotions I’m feeling, I’m not alone on this,” she mentioned.

Rodriguez then regarded again on her days within the island earlier than it was hit by the tremendous hurricane, expressing her regrets of not taking extra photographs earlier than. She harassed that she’s going to all the time see the island as paradise, the place she met her husband Niño Barbers and which is dwelling to their household.

“Today are how I’ll bear in mind Siargao. The piece of paradise that took me in, flaws [and] all. The place I met[and] fell in love with Niño. The island that grew to become dwelling to me [and] my little household,” she harassed.

Rodriguez then enumerated a number of the many issues she is most keen on of their island dwelling, earlier than the tragedy: using the bike along with her husband after browsing, being welcomed by their canines, bringing again dwelling carrot cake and pan de coco, mendacity on her surfboard whereas listening to waves, bickerings on the bar, and the laughter of youngsters whereas swimming.

“I play these reminiscences again and again as to not overlook them, every reminiscence and every second having a particular place in my thoughts [and] in my coronary heart,” she added. “Heaven actually is a spot on earth. Heaven is Siargao.”

Rodriguez has been energetic in extending assist for the victims of the hurricane in Siargao, via varied fundraisers and donation drives. She lately called on the general public to keep away from donating unwearable garments to the victims. JB


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