Today, the animal I have most enjoyed watching is the Hippopotamus

Hippos are big in the park. There are lots of them. Even when an epidemic of anthrax culled scores of them five years ago, they bounced back. It only takes a few years for their numbers to return to previous levels. Of course, no one mentioned “anthrax” apart from as a whispered aside. We don’t… Continue reading Today, the animal I have most enjoyed watching is the Hippopotamus