SLIDESHOW: The aftermath of the flood in Bacoor

Posted at | Updated as of 08/25/13 8:29 PM

Lina Resuello had no time to evacuate as the water from Bacoor river in Cavite rose quickly on the night of August 18. With her husband away in another province, she quickly huddled her children and took anything they could grab. When the water subsided, everything was a trail of destruction and clutter. But the family's agony was not finished yet. Rain kept pouring on the second night, and the next day.