After a series of snubs and inefficient service by rude waiters in Sanary, France, followed by a très oversalted beef bourguignon, visiting elephants literally turn tail and wade into the salty sea, headed east toward Switzerland. A spokesman for said elephants said they will never summer in France again.
Okay, not really. This isn’t a therapy elephant. It’s just a cute little two-year-old. There, there, little guy.
Maybe I could have a Borneo pygmy elephant instead?
But therapy elephants do exist, as far as helping autistic kids. For more on that, click here.
Elephants enjoy the sea at Sanary on the French Riviera. Visible in the upper right-hand corner is the big top of a traveling circus, which visited the port each summer.