Joanna Buchan, 34, was eight when she wrote the message in 1996 for a school project.
It was dropped from a fishing boat off Peterhead, Aberdeenshire.
She was stunned to discover the Sprite bottle had been found 800 miles away at Gasvaer. Her note describes her pet dog, school projects and love of Blu Tack.
Elena Andreassen Haga found the bottle in July 2020 and tracked down Joanna on Facebook.
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