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This morning we walked before dawn. Going out in dark was our first mistake. Second mistake: no flashlight. We're African rookies. According to Darwinism, we should be culled from the herd for stupidity. It almost happened. As we watched grazing zebra, a Cape buffalo stepped out of a bush 15 feet away. You'd think that a one ton animal could not be so close without our knowledge, but I guess we're not winning prizes for being observant. Cape buffalo are Africa's most dangerous animal. They're mean tempered and will kill people because they never met someone that they liked. These cheery thoughts flashed through our minds as we watched this beast stare at us for a tense moment, then snort and move away. From then we watched at a respectful distance.
 Having this guy charge is no joke
Beautiful lunch at Gibbs Farm, Tanzania
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