By Richard D. Logan PhD,Tere Duperrault Fassbender
Terry Jo Duperrault used to be eleven while her family members used to be murdered at sea aboard a chartered sailboat off the coast of Florida. She jumped overboard simply in time to flee. Surviving 4 days on a cork waft in the course of the sea, Terry Jo's rescue photos graced existence journal quickly after she used to be stumbled on. this is often the 1st time Terry Jo, referred to now as Tere Duperrault Fassbender, has been in a position to absolutely inform her tale. In September 1988 Oprah Winfrey reunited her with the freighter Captain who stored her, yet even then, she was once now not healed sufficient to bare what it took to outlive for 4 days adrift and on my own at sea. Co-authored through psychologist and survival professional Richard Logan, readers delve into the main points of ways a bit woman survived the homicide of her kinfolk; the sluggish cave in of the small cork flow she used to maintain afloat whereas guarded through a pod of whales; and the aftermath and the reclamation of existence. on my own: Orphaned at the Ocean is the last word inspirational story of good.
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