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A Different Kind of Good News


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This post is not about well digging but it is about Kenya, the Maasai Mara, and friend Paul Kirui, who was featured in my post of May 8, 2010.  Earlier this week Paul e-mailed me the URL for a Belgium news article published in French.  Yesterday evening friend Sally Lockhart, who speaks several languages, translated for me.  The article is a glowing human interest story about Paul and his second trip to Europe and says he is “one of the best animal guides in the world.”  It also says Paul was technical adviser for the new Disney film AFRICAN CATS, which comes out Earth Day, April 22.  “Technical adviser” may not be the official term in the credits but I’ll find out when I see the movie!  However, they couldn’t have got anyone more knowledgable about wildlife to help tell this true story about two lion prides in Kenya’s Maasai Mara Game Reserve.  Check out the video on YouTube or visit the official website.  I can barely wait to see the entire movie!

Here’s a 2008 photo of me, daughter Hope, and Paul in the Mara Intrepids lounge.

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1 comment to A Different Kind of Good News

  • Judy

    We saw movie ads all over TV during Easter. We look forward to seeing the movie.
    Congratulations to Paul! I hope Disney also paid him handsomely!