(WXYZ) - Ahoy, matey!
Today, September 19, is international Talk Like a Pirate Day and some local establishments are celebrating by giving patrons grub for sharing their best swashbuckling impression.
Krispy Kreme is giving buccaneers who talk like a pirate one free glazed doughnut. The company is also giving people who dress up as a pirate one dozen glazed doughnuts. The freebies are available at all U.S. and Canadian locations.
Feeling like fish? Long John Silvers is offering a free piece of fish with any meal purchase for anyone who talks like a pirate.
International Talk Like a Pirate Day will be observed at all 1,300 Long John Silver’s restaurants.
“We think this is a fitting tribute to the history of our brand,” said Long John Silver’s President & CEO Mike Kern, “and we want to celebrate and have fun with all of our customers. We look forward to a terrific day where our resturants will be filled with laughter and many memories to treasure.”
Need some pirate-talking tips? Try words and phrases like 'blimey' or 'shiver me timbers' to express surprise or you can stick to a good ol' fashioned 'Arrrrrr.'
So, what are ye waiting for?!
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