Man's dream house destroyed by Irma 5 days after he bought it

A British man bought his dream home in the Virgin Islands just five before Hurricane Irma hit, and his video of the damage has gone viral.

Despite the destruction, Kyrie Caulfield managed to find humor in the situation.

“Last Friday, I bought the house of my dreams in what I think is the most beautiful place in the world in Cane Garden Bay in Tortola," he says in the video. "Life’s absolutely perfect. Then on Wednesday, five days later, we got a little bit of inclement weather, and then this happened."

He pans to the destruction -- destroyed furniture, missing walls and debris everywhere. When he shows the ruined landscaping he says, "lovely view – did want to chop that tree down anyway."

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The most striking images of Hurricane Irma shared on the web
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A drive through the streets of Barbuda. The damage is truly horrendous https://t.co/WuBBEcQce7
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The outer wall of eye, #hurricaneirma hitting #marcoisland (3pm, 9/10/17) #winknews #weatherchannel #swfl… https://t.co/I3OJXc5LLY
A beached manatee as Hurricane Irma sucks water out of Sarasota Bay from viewer Billie Brown. #TrackingIrma https://t.co/CJhbRdlmfE
Flooded streets and a loose sailboat! #irma #miami #hurricane #hurricaneirma
WOW! Look at these pictures of Brickell Ave. in downtown Miami. INSANE! Please be safe. #HurricaneIrma #Miami… https://t.co/AREgiApO0Z
UNREAL: Look at the pier at Fort Myers Beach right now #TrackingIrma #HurricaneIrma #SWFL Credit: Jody Drovdlic https://t.co/IekdcJmYre
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Hurricane Irma Turns Caribbean Islands Brown https://t.co/CIOrCeYzfG #NASA https://t.co/tqkwXVCTrJ
Via Suomi NPP, what the power situation was like overnight in S. Flo (top) vs a Normal night (bottom) https://t.co/dW7aWOApCg
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He concludes the video saying, "Oh well. What can I say. It could be worse, I could not have found all of the Guinness."

Caulfield and his pregnant wife, along with two other adults and four children, took shelter in the home during the storm.

He is encouraging people to donate to the relief efforts. You can go to virgin.com/unite -- 100 percent of the proceeds are going to help the Virgin Islands.

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