something I very much needed to read today
Photographer Mila Zhdanova, 40, from Moscow met the 28-year-old brown bear, Stepan, through her friendship with its owner. Svetlana and Yuriy Panteleenko adopted Stepan since he was an orphan bear abandoned by his mother when he was three months old. Now, Stepan is all grown up, loves watering plants and watching TV, is sociable with humans and supposedly not aggressive.
An ant crosses your carpet. A spider weaves a pattern older than mammals beneath your stairs. Just nod, breathe, and think, “Good. It’s all still here. The forest, the mountains, the desert. At home in my home.” The sterile white box is the stranger. Not the ant. Not the spider.
What do you think of Steven Universe?
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