Leao at Cristina Maria's Grave
Animal Stories from All-Creatures.org

January 2011

Leao sits for a second consecutive day, next to the grave of her guardian, Cristina Maria Cesario Santana, who died in the week's catastrophic landslides in Brazil, at the cemetery in Teresopolis, near Rio de Janiero, on January 15, 2011.

a-leao

Brazilians braced for more rain Saturday, fearing further landslides after walls of muddy water tore through towns and so far has claimed over 550 lives in the country's worst flood disaster on record.


Return to: Animal Stories