The third time's the charm for a Westbook woman, who has finally realized her- John C.L. Morgan
dream of swimming across the English Channel. Pat Gallant-Charette, 60,
succeeded today on her third attempt to swim the 20-mile distance. According an
entry posted at 3:14 p.m. today on her blog, www.patgalant.blogspot.com/,
Gallant-Charette completed the swim after battling strong currents at the end.
"SHE DID IT!, OMG, she did it!" the entry reads.
Related: Westbrook Woman Prepared to Swim English Channel (August 15, 2011)