Ahoy Matey, It’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day

Today I am…a pirate. ARRRR

Yarr! Let’s celebrate. Where is my eye patch? Mention of this day and I thought of Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean and last year I was in a program with Mary Morrissey and during week Nine we had a lesson from point of view of a pirate named Jack. We were encouraged to stay the course, face the storm, do it afraid and go for the dream which we affirm as Jack the pirate would with an “Arrr”.

This year Krispy Kreme doughnuts will celebrate the occasion by offering one free original glazed doughnut to customers who talk like a pirate. Are you ready to be a scoundrel or scallywag for a free doughnut?

With Talk Like A Pirate Day you are encouraged to inject pirate-themed words and noises into everything you say. Talk like a pirate at home, at work, with friends, on the phone and to everybody you meet; top it off by dressing like a pirate, too!

Ahoy matey, ARRRR you ready?

Quotes on Pirate:

“The average man will bristle if you say his father was dishonest, but he will brag a little if he discovers that his grand-father was a pirate.” – Bern Williams

“There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.” – Walt Disney

“Now and then we had a hope that if we lived and were good, God would permit us to be pirates.” – Mark Twain from Life on the Mississippi

“Even pirates, before they attack another ship, hoist a black flag.” – Bela Kiraly

“Life’s pretty good, and why wouldn’t it be? I’m a pirate, after all.” – Johnny Depp

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