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Thanks to the great sailing and lousy parenting skills of mom and dad, 16 year old world explorer Abigail Sunderland has been rescued from the Indian Ocean by French fishermen.

The story would have been more exciting had Somali pirates captured Abby, but you can’t have everything.

In any case, the young solo sailor has been saved and is carving out her next adventure in which she will paddle across the English Channel using only her dad’s checkbook.