Sadly, it was not to be, and what follows is the posting that Dorothea and Andrew made on the Safehouse page the morning of the unsuccessful birth:. Only as merciless servants who bind and torture their master to learn the source of his power can we win from nature the knowledge of its hidden forces and operation. Andrea is a professor at UNM and is also on my thesis committee. I think they were all concerned about what was going on. There was the connection, the donkey symbolized as taking on the burden of carrying the human mother and child, and perhaps providing her milk as life support through the desert. Feeding Fairuz and the other enthusiastic donkeys carrots, Chris talked about the history and migration of the donkey, from its origins in northern africa and as related to the zebra. That emotional complexity hit me really hard two weeks ago while we were waiting for one of the donkeys Pelle to give birth.
Rivka. Age: 29.
In a world older and more complete than ours, they move finished and complete, gifted with extension of the senses we have lost or never attained, living by voices we shall never hear.
Whitney. Age: 28.
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A short film on Elephants and mourning — ritualized behavior around the bones of a fellow elephant, and what seems like a contemplation of death. Huge thanks to Andrew and Dorothea for all their support and help with this ongoing process. She is still a little confused about what happened and keeps going back to her stall to look at the foal.