Girls’ Generation‘s Seohyun joined other celebrities in expressing their grief over the Sewol ferry incident and support for the victims.
Seohyun tweeted on April 20 KST, “They must have cried until their tears have dried up..their pain from having their hearts torn apart is unimaginable…I hope nothing more happens that will hurt them..I hope a miracle happens..I earnestly pray..All those people who died…I pray that you go to a good place…We mourn for you..”
눈물이 마를정도로 흘린 눈물은..이미 갈기갈기 찢어진 마음은 상상하지 못할정도의 고통일텐데..이제 더는 상처받을 일이 생기지 않길..기적이 일어나길..정말 간절하게 기도합니다..이번 일로 희생하신 모든 분들..부디 좋은 곳으로 가시길..애도합니다..
— 서현(서주현) (@sjhsjh0628) April 20, 2014
On April 16, a ferry traveling from Incheon to Jeju Island and carrying over 400 passengers sank off the coast of Jindo. According to SBS News, as of 11:15 PM on April 20 KST, 174 people have been rescued, 58 are reported dead, and 244 passengers are still missing.