Now, the McPherson’s where running away from a huge smoke cloud billowing3 out of the crater.
Now wasn’t the time to dwell on that. The ground started to shutter, causing dangerous rock slides6. It felt like they were traveling in circles7 with all the detours they made to avoid being buried alive8. But they kept a solid eye on the lighthouse9 where their boat was moored.
Just as they were rounding the final turn to the docks, a deafening boom shook the area. They watched as a giant, molten boulder fell on to their boat, sinking it in one fell swoop.