Luke Pascoe was rescued by his best friend after the shark sank its teeth into his leg.
"He kept saying, 'Dad I don't want to die. Dad I don't want to go to heaven,'" said father Michael Downer.
The shark, known as Breton, is lurking approximately 60 miles offshore from Myrtle Beach in South Carolina.
Great whites are classified as a "vulnerable" species, having seen a reduction in population worldwide by up to 49 percent over the last 159 years.
Eyewitnesses reported the shark attacking a swimmer at 14.09 p.m. local time. Just one minute later, the shark was caught on film.
The Indian cobra stretched open its jaws to consume the creature whole after a fight between the two snakes.
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The shark weighs a whopping 1,208 pounds, is 25-foot-long, and is 45 years old.
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Michael Lemire filmed the shark while out fishing with his family and later confirmed that it was a great white shark with the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy.
The clip—which was filmed over Father's Day weekend at Cape Henlopen State Park Beach—needs to be seen to be believed.
The woman appeared completely unaware she was being trailed.
"That was awesome," one expedition member said.
Dried meat may have offered a long-lasting source of food in a changing rainforest.
It looks like a shark "that has undergone some kind of diabolical experiment."
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