It’s a girl! A western lowland gorilla, born at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle. Cams and Youtube addresses at this link.
Events, photos, like this make me cry. I thought some of you would like to cry along with me. While I’m glad the baby and her family are doing well, how dearly do I long for a world in which they were all free, and safe. They should not be shut up behind bars and walls.