Yet another senseless tragedy.
Mark Carwardine described Max in his book (Last Chance to See) as being “the tamest rhino in Africa”.
We patted Max on the head, introduced ourselves, and took some photographs. A storm was gathering and the sky was threatening and deep, dark blue. A rainbow appeared above Max’s head. It was an incredible, once-in-a-lifetime photo opportunity.
Read the entire excerpt about Max from Last Chance to See here.
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