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Surviving a Lobster Attack in Cape Breton

Surviving a Lobster Attack in Cape Breton

Written by: Kate Robertson

Published on: Vaycay.ca

INGONISH, NOVA SCOTIA — I’m swimming in the Atlantic, just off-shore of Ingonish. The water is cold, but the waves are gentle, and I float lazily on my back. (Cue “Jaws” soundtrack.)  Suddenly, I glimpse a greenish flash in the water. My adrenaline surges, but I try to stay calm — I’ve been assured by locals there are no sharks in these waters. I give an ear-piercing scream when I spot a lobster as big as my childhood dog, who…
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