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Precious Pachyderms

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OK, I am back where I belong! And since the morning action is so godawful boring, you’ll have to permit me one more vacation post, just for fun. Here is a brief video I made of my visit to the Green Elephant Sanctuary during my last day in Thailand. I got in there with the elephants – – in the water, in the mud, rubbing them down with mud – – and got to spend time with this marvelous, gentle creatures, who are blessed to live in this safe place where they are treated with kindness and tenderness.