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The Tale of Alexander Selkirk

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station description A short true tale told every Sunday morning as told by Jeff.
‎Coffee With Jeff
Duration: 31:06
There once was a man who was strained on a deserted island for a long, long, time. Every day his beard grew longer, and his clothes deteriorated. His only friends were the goats and cats that shared who he sang and danced to. He lived alone with his thoughts for four and a half years, every day watc
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There once was a man who was strained on a deserted island for a long, long, time. Every day his beard grew longer, and his clothes deteriorated. His only friends were the goats and cats that shared who he sang and danced to. He lived alone with his thoughts for four and a half years, every day watching the sea looking for rescue. The year was 1704 and one man would be left by a privateering ship and, for over four years would learn to be a better person, Today I have the story of Scottish sailor and castaway Alexander Selkirk.Link to the Sources I used to write this exciting, true tale:Alexander Selkirk - WikipediaWar of the Spanish Succession -  BritannicaAn 18th Century Voyage of DiscoveryThe Real Robinson Crusoe - VideoWho was Alexander Selkirk?: Survivor on a Desert Island by Amanda MitchisonA Cruising Voyage Round the World by Woodes RogersThe Life and Adventures of Alexander Selkirk by John Howell★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
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