Maddy and her mum went to the book shop, at the entry there was a book for people to sign their promise to stay in Christchurch. Her mum signed it and then gave the pen to Maddy. She stared at her mum because she hates it in Christchurch now, but when she saw the look on her face she knew she should sign it too.
In the news paper it said that there have been 1439 aftershocks.
The people of Christchurch and the all people in the area lost lost lots of their town and heritage. They hope that the rebuild will make the city stronger and safer.