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Stay with the boat!

Not a sailboat, but a lesson in survival:

Two Bahamian citizens rescued off Riviera Beach after eight days drifting at sea on capsized boat
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Re: Stay with the boat!

8 days!

Those were some tough old guys!
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Re: Stay with the boat!

8 days without water... they had to be close to their limit

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