“Nature was here something savage and awful, though beautiful. I looked with awe at the ground I trod on, to see what the Powers had made there, the form and fashion and material of their work. This was the Earth we have heard of, made out of Chaos and Old Night. Here was no man’s garden, but the unhandselled globe.” Henry David Thoreau “Ktaadn”
|Two juvenile male giraffes fighting.|
"You can not hunt a giraffe. It's like you
shoot a baby. You can see the tears. The
lips moving and saying 'You have done
something bad.'" -Godfrey
|A wild dog waving its white tipped tail|
in the air is body language that signals
to other dogs that a kill has been made.
"The kill has been made- run!"-Godfrey
|"The mortality rate for lion cubs is very, very high."- Godfrey |
Hyenas and snakes pose a big threat, and if there is not
enough food the mother will abandon her cubs.
|"There's far too much to take in here|
More to find than can ever be found."
|Buffaloes crossing the flood plains at sunset.|
|The inescapable Golden Eyes.|
|"From the day we arrive on the planet|
and blinking step into the sun
There's more to see than can ever be seen
More to do than can ever be done."
|Godfrey's canvas tent in the background.|
Our Game tent in the foreground which
can be pushed over with one finger.
|"Keeps the great and small on an endless round."|
|Graceful, beautiful, and deadly.|
|Bush Family. Ma-naga.|