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They undid the bag, the winds (anemoi) rushed out all together, and in a moment a tempest (thuella) had seized my crew and was driving them--now all in tears--back to the open sea and away from home. I myself awoke, and wondered if now I should throw myself overboard and be drowned in ocean or if I should bear it all in silence and stay among the living. I did bear it and did remain, but covered my face as I lay on deck. My own ship and the others with it were carried back by raging storm (anemos thuella) to the island of Aiolos, amid the groaning of all my company."If you have another suggestion for the identity of the Greek (or Roman) god of hurricanes, please post in the comments.
About.com's Photography Guide has some advice for potential victims of Thuella -- or Irene's wrath: Using Photography to Recover from Disasters.