Emotional messages of hope for Flight MH370

'Please come back safely,' says one note, among thousands on Kuala Lumpur public message boards

CBC News Last Updated: March 17, 2014

The messages for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 may be written in several languages, in a rainbow of ink shades. But there's a common thread to these notes being left on public boards in Kuala Lumpur: hope for the plane, which went missing early on the morning of March 8.

"Please come back safely," reads one message written on a 60-metre-long board in Kuala Lumpur, where the flight originated. "Love and hope from around the world," says another. Scroll down and hover over the four images below for a closer view.


 


Heart-shaped messages of support line a Buddhist temple in Kuala Lumpur on March 15. (Samsul Said/Reuters)




A woman leaves a message for the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 in central Kuala Lumpur on March 16. (Damir Sagolj/Reuters)




Women look at messages and well-wishes for family members of MH370 passengers in the Kuala Lumpur suburb of Subang Jaya. (Samsul Said/Reuters)




A Malaysian soldier looks at a dedication board at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on March 16. (Wong Maye-E/AP)