I was inspired to make this piece, after hearing a story on the radio about this gorilla. She had been moved to another zoo and it wasn’t long before; one morning her keeper came to give her her breakfast, only to find a baby in her arms.
Nobody knew she was pregnant, until then. Only she did, amd her baby.
It got me thinking about the miracle of a precious new life and how the bond between mother and child is unspoken and present even before we ever see a little face, or hold their little bodies.
“Because of you, I feel what love is…”