When we were teenagers we spent most afternoons eating Oreos in front of the TV!
Laura Dekker, a Dutch 15-year-old, is setting off to cross the Atlantic Ocean in her yacht, which is another step in her goal to sail around the world one ocean at a time.
Dekker hopes to make the 2,532-mile trek from the Cape Verde Islands to the Caribbean Island of St. Maarten in three weeks.
We’re sort of scared for her!
Stay safe, bb! Don’t cut any corners!!
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