A Thai girl clutches her belongings as she waits for some help to cross floodwater as people leave flooded areas in Bangkok, on October 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri) #

Blessings to the people of Thailand suffering through some of the worst flooding on record.

A woman rests on a mattress after she was evacuated from an area affected by the floods at the collective shelter at Sports Science Center in Bangkok, on October 26, 2011. (Reuters/Chaiwat Subprasom) #

People row their belongings through floodwaters during an evacuation from a garbage-strewn flooded market in Bangkok, on October 24, 2011. (Reuters/Sukree Sukplang) #

These and other photos can be found on the Atlantic website, In Focus by Alan Taylor – Bangkok Underwater – [42 photos]