Tagged: Lion

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Some days are diamonds

Have you ever had one of those days when just about everything goes wrong?  I’m sure you have.  How about one when absolutely everything goes right?  We recently had a diamond day in Kruger...

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Elephants and Idiots

I don’t know about you, but I think the world is going a bit loopy at the moment.  Perhaps I should check out the phase of the moon because it’s usually the cause of...

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The ladykiller and the lion

I’ve been following the Melissa Bachman lion killing debate with great interest.  As a nature lover I’m heartened to see the outcry that her callous behaviour has spawned.  I guess it would be naive...

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Winging It – Young Lion

—oOo— My pain may be the reason for somebody’s laugh.  But my laugh must never be the reason for somebody’s pain.      Charlie Chaplin —oOo— Young lion

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Passarge Valley in the Central Kalahari Park

Days 6-8 – Piper Pan to Passage Valley 80kms Jon drove in front for the first part of our trip to Passarge Valley as he and Hillary knew the way. The road was sandy in parts, but...