"My God, this is hard. They are unrecognizable."
Julio Rodriguez, looking for his father-in-law at a morgue in Acapulco after Hurricane Pauline slammed into Mexico's most famous resort
"It was like a chunk of the sun had fallen off and was heading toward the Earth. It might be golf-ball size at best or larger."
Robert Simpson, spokesman for the University of Texas'
McDonald Observatory, who saw a meteor flashing across
the sky in Texas and New Mexico