Ice storms thrashed the country last week.

Oklahoma was especially hard-hit.

An article (no longer online)  in the Tulsa World explains how the area’s Amish and non-Amish have handled it.

A local English man, suffering through an extended power outage, told an Amish compatriot that ‘we’re living like you are now.’
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The Amish haven’t felt the effects as much.  They usually heat with propane or wood.  ‘Electric’ is not really missed.

But even they claim to have suffered the lack of a few ‘worldly comforts’ since the storm–newspaper deliveries, and the ‘warm glow of light’ from nearby Tulsa.

More on Tulsa Amish Furniture.

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