Verbatim: Jun. 2, 2003

"The building shook like a ship. I sheltered with my daughters in a doorframe. That's why we're still alive." FATMA FERHANI, resident of the town of Rouiba, Algeria, near the epicenter of an earthquake that killed more than 1,600

"Prime Minister Sharon accepted the road map, and that's progress." GEORGE W. BUSH, announcing that the Israeli leader has agreed to endorse the latest U.S. plan for peace

"The war that we did not want ... has taken place. We cannot undo history. We are now in a situation where we must take action for the sake of the Iraqi people." GUNTER...

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