humans I admire
if you have the words, there's always a chance that you'll find the way. • seamus heaney • R.I.P.
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and John Jr ride bikes in Central Park 1969.jpg
Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward
Most people have heard of Koko, the Stanford-educated gorilla who could speak about 1000 words in American Sign Language, and understand about 2000 in English. What most people don’t know, however, is that Koko was an avid Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood fan. As Esquire reported, when Fred Rogers took a trip out to meet Koko for his show, not only did she immediately wrap her arms around him and embrace him, she did what she’d always seen him do onscreen: she proceeded to take his shoes off!
The late Steve Irwin with a cuddly wombat. We miss you Steve!