Either way, it was a month-long journey of just a couple of miles, but that news could not take away the thrill of the find, Alice said.
“Regardless, it was a thrill for us to get a message in a bottle and a fun diversion to try and locate him.”
For Cooper, sending a message in a bottle might not be a one-time thing. “The reason it didn’t go farther is I guess we dropped it in the wrong place,” he said. “I might do it again.”