Cap'n Maverick the Pirate school of piracy is now up and running mateys every Wednesday Harrrrrrr. This school will teach ye mateys of pirate history, sailing, parts of the ship, duties of the crew, and everything else pirate Harrrrrrr.
Today yer Cap'n is going to teach ye mateys about Edward Teach Harrrrr.
He be one of the most feared pirates of all time Harrrrr.
He be called Blackbeard because he wove hemp in his beard and set it on fire to intimidate his enemies Harrrr.
He sailed on the Good ship Queen Anne's Revenge Harrrrr.
This be Blackbeard's Jolly Roger Harrrrr.
In May 1718 Blackbeard held up the port of Charleston SC for a week Harrrr.
Blackbeard was killed by the Royal Navy man called Lieutenant Robert Maynard in November 1718
Maynard hung Blackbeard's head on his sloop and dumped Blackbeard's body over board Harrr.
Legend has it that the headless corpse of Blackbeard swam around the sloop several times in defiance before it sank from sight
That is the story of Edward Teach Harrrrr.
We Salute you Cap'n Teach Harrrr.