My kindergarten class made these "Messages in a bottle" for our "Under the Sea" Open House. They brought in one glass bottle from home and then wrote a message to their parents. Make wishes come true at graduation '
What distinguished Sao Gabriel from those rakish caravels was her size — 120 tons against fifty or so; her broad, square sails spreading above a wide beam; her towering castles fore and aft. -- from Brazil, a Novel by Errol Lincoln Uys