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Nothing would cure this man of his jungle love.

from Reader's Digest Magazine | May 2004

Mike Fay was gored repeatedly by an elephant in 2003, but that hasn’t stopped him from working to create 13 national parks in the African nation of Gabon. Fay knows the wild beauty of the continent well — he once walked 2,000 miles through its unexplored jungles to document the wildlife, patching his sandal-clad feet with 12 rolls of duct tape as he went.

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