Message in a Bottle Connects Two Strangers

Clint Buffington, 29, of Utah, found the bottle that John Buckel, 79, of California, threw into the ocean.
1:12 | 05/22/14

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It's not exactly the stuff of a Nicholas Sparks novel but to strangers have found each other thanks to a message in a bottle this is gonna sound crazy but I've found sixty. Clinton -- -- and lives in Salt Lake City and despite being landlocked he's obsessed with finding those messages and tracking down who wrote them. Case in point a note he found in the British west. And -- and it says seven may 2009. Please return this note to -- I think -- his last name as well as his address meet. John buckle the man behind that message. There is a -- sure that you have -- littering the ocean. I'm afraid so. John lives in Cupertino California and guess who wants to come say hi -- -- ask him about mainly why he does say you know if he does this as a -- why. For now however -- questions we'll have to wait as the -- had no real plans to meet in person. By the way John -- says he's thrown three bottles into the ocean with messages containing his name and address and he's gotten a response. From all three.

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