It saddened me last week to hear of the passing of the gorilla named Koko, who was well known for learning sign language. This reminded me of another gorilla. You may click on the following and read this:
2011 post about Willie B
Yes, I wrote that during my first year of blogging. I wanted very much for you to know of my experience of observing the gorilla, Willie B. at the zoo in Atlanta. I have not been to Africa or worked in a zoo or am any kind of animal expert, just someone who notices things and tries to write about them.
Have you ever had a similar encounter with an animal that was so moving that you felt that you had to write about it?