The Devon Women’s Institute (UK) ladies have a tradition of dressing up to match their guest speakers’ themes in the past. This fun tradition backfired recently when the ladies dresses as pirates thinking they were going to hear a speech on piracy. What they were unaware of was their guest speaker, Colin Darch, had been held captive for 47 days in 2008 by Somali pirates.
While the ladies were embarrassed, Mr. Darch was quite gracious and all ended well. Read the rest of this story HERE.