Discussing :: Win 438 Days A Fisherman's True Survival at Sea

By Jonathan Franklin $39.99 On 17 November 2012, Salvador Alvarenga left the coast of Mexico for a two-day fishing trip. A vicious storm killed his engine and the current dragged his boat deep out to sea. Alvarenga would not touch solid ground again for 14 months. When he was washed ashore on January 30 2014, he had drifted over 9,000 miles. He considered suicide on multiple occasions. But Alvarenga developed a method of survival that kept his body and mind intact long enough for the Pacific Ocean to spit him up onto a remote palm-studded island. GetFrank is pleased to offer our viewers a chance to Win 438 Days A Fisherman's True... read full article

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Win 438 Days A Fisherman's True Survival at Sea

Sounds gripping!

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It sounds terrifying!

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Credit to the guy to keep on believing he will be rescued.

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A very brave man and courageous man.

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How on earth can you survive like this for 14 months. Nothing but incredible.

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This should be a good read

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Wilson we're going fishing - what could possibly go wrong this time?

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I'm keen to read this to find out how he survived.

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Sounds good!

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Should be a good read

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