Stephen was a trained swimmer. He had completed all the necessary classes for lifeguard certification. However, swimming was only a hobby for him, and he eventually ended up going down a different career path. It’s a good thing he was at the beach that day…
Pulled By The Current
“For those of you inexperienced with seashores and beaches, the sea will always push you back to the shore unless you are further than a given point,” he wrote. After that, the strength of the current either pushes you deeper into the ocean or keeps you in the same spot. It’s impossible to float back to the shore without drowning of exhaustion.