â†µâ‡¥She saw a pod of pilot whales, several turtles, dozens of dolphins, plenty of Portuguese man-of-war — but no sharks. "I was never scared," Figge said. "Looking back, I wouldn't have it any other way. I can always swim in a pool." â†µâ†µShe planned to land in the Bahamas, but instead came ashore on an island of Trinidad that has previously been used as a leper colony. (Those assumed-to-be-wrinkled hands could help her fit in.) No word on how many bong hits she ripped in honor of America's last swimming hero, nor whether she regrets not taking a plane after getting her frequent flyer statement.â†µ
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