This photo came to me through an email from my friend, Al, who lives in Australia. It was titled: The Very Essence of Protection & Peace. I wish I knew who took the photo. If anyone knows the photographer, please email me. What an amazing sight to experience!
"Ask not what an animal can do for you; ask what you can do for an animal." Jasper
"The animals of the world exist for their own reasons. They were not made for humans any more than black people were made for white, or women created for men." ~Alice Walker
The source of the quote is Walker's preface to Marjorie Spiegel's 1988 book, "The Dreaded Comparison" . Her next sentence was, "This is the gist of Ms. Spiegel's cogent, humane and astute argument, and it is sound."