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While social media users across the Caribbean were relieved that George Floyd's murderer was found guilty, they understood that justice being served in this one instance does not equal change.
Even though volcanologists explain that this type of activity is to be expected, residents are getting weary.
There are concerns for residents who have refused to leave their homes in the "Red Zone," and for birds and other wildlife.
Ash fall, sulphur-filled air, poor visibility, volcanic rock falling out of the sky and continued eruptions, and La Soufrière's rumblings still aren't over.
"Evacuations have been taking place by both land and sea, with several regional territories, including St. Lucia and Barbados, offering to receive displaced people."
The head of St. Vincent and the Grenadines' National Emergency Management Office tells residents, "Be ready, get your things in order."