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While visiting our grandparents in Puerto Rico the power went out. If you live in the States this is usually not a big deal, but in Puerto Rico when the power goes out, it stays off for hours upon hours and sometimes even days. This is when we first experienced the need to be prepared. Luckily, our grandparents had been living there for a period of time and after not being prepared for these circumstances the first time, they quickly prepared themselves for future power outages.  It was dark, it started to rain, then the lightning began and deafening thunder followed. ...

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