Paul: "Okay. I want you to hear this from me before you hear it from someone else."
Paul: "I slipped down the bank at the river, and Chiquito got off me and walked."
Michele: "He must have been mortified. It's bad enough to have a surrogate father without a tail. But no, he hasn't said anything yet."
Jane Goodall has always been my hero, and working with primates an aspiration. Africa wasn't in the cards the summer I turned 16, when my parents offered to send me to volunteer, and there was only one class (in physical anthro-pology) when I wanted to study primatology in college.