Meet Monique, the Chicken Sailing Around the World
2016-06-14 20:59:39


This is What’s Trending Today….(1)
这是今天的趋势是什么...

Guirec Soudee is sailing around the world.(2)
斯 Soudee 驾船环游世界。

The 24-year-old Frenchman has already been at sea for two years.(3)
今年 24 岁的法国人已经在海上了两年。

He set sail from the Canary Islands in May of 2014.(4)
他从起航加那利群岛 2014 年 5 月。

He has since traveled along Africa’s west coast, through the Caribbean Sea and up to the Arctic Ocean.(5)
他因为旅行沿非洲西海岸,通过加勒比海和北冰洋。

Soudee is the only person on his sailboat. But he is not making the trip alone. He brought along his pet chicken with him.(6)
Soudee 是他的帆船上唯一的人。但他不做这次旅行独自。他带了沿着他的宠物鸡。

Soudee met Monique the hen on the Canary Islands shortly before he began his around-the-world voyage.(7)
Soudee 遇到莫妮克母鸡放在加那利群岛,不久前他开始他环游世界的航行。

At the time, the bird was only about four months old.(8)
当时,这只鸟只是大约四个月大。

Soudee told a BBC reporter that he knew “she was the one straight away.”(9)
Soudee 告诉 BBC 记者,他知道"她是一个直线距离。

While planning for his trip, Soudee had considered bringing along an animal for companionship, but not necessarily a chicken.(10)
规划时,他的旅行,Soudee 曾考虑带动物的陪伴,但不是一定是一只鸡。

But as he told the BBC reporter, “the hen was an ideal choice.(11)
但正如他告诉 BBC 记者,"这只母鸡是理想的选择。

It doesn’t need that much looking after and I’m able to get eggs at sea.” He noted that Monique makes about six eggs a week.(12)
它不需要很多照顾,我就能把鸡蛋在海上。他注意到莫妮克使约六个鸡蛋一周。

The sailing chicken has made international news.(13)
帆船鸡已成了国际新闻。

The story has also become popular on social media. As one Twitter user wrote this week, “this hen has a better life than me.”(14)
这个故事也成为流行在社交媒体上。有一个 Twitter 用户本周写道,"这只母鸡有比我更好的生活"。

Monique and her owner are currently in Greenland. They plan to sail to Alaska next.(15)
摩妮琪和她的主人是目前在格陵兰岛。他们计划下一步驶往阿拉斯加。

You can find reports about Soudee's trip on his Facebook, Instagram and YouTube pages.(16)
你可以找到关于 Soudee 的旅行他的 Facebook,Instagram 和 YouTube 页面上的报告。

And that's What's Trending Today.(17)
而这正是今天的趋势是什么。


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