I really can not say anymore about this than was already said so elegantly by chickything. You can read her post about this here http://chickything.blogspot.com/2011/03/let-us-all-show-we-care-shall-we.html
What I will add is this...for whatever it is worth:
If anyone can get out of this mess...it is Japan. There are some GENIUS brains who live there and HARD workers and people with GREAT hearts. My prayers are with you!