Today, May You Be as Happy as this Baby Elephant. {VIDEO}

Via on Nov 17, 2012

Remember jumping rope?

Playing hopscotch? Freeze tag? Blowing bubbles?

I’ll bet if you go outside, lay in the grass and look up at the sky, you’ll remember that feeling. And if you decide to unplug and actually do one of those things—you might be as happy as this baby elephant.


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7 Responses to “Today, May You Be as Happy as this Baby Elephant. {VIDEO}”

  1. Jill Tooley says:

    I'm smiling so hard my face hurts! Few things make me happier than frolicking baby elephants…

  2. Linda Lewis Linda V. Lewis says:

    Ah shucks! Cute!

  3. James says:

    That is seriously one of the greatest videos I've ever watched. So cute and so beautiful! Thank you for sharing.

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