My Boy, Elroy

It never occurred to me that swimming with a sea lion would put a smile on my face. Until it did.

Sure, sea lions are cute when you seem them in movies and doing tricks and such. On the other hand, I find them a little creepy when, watching a documentary, there are 200 of them piled up on the rocks just off the coast. Also, they’ve got big, black teeth. And they’re loud. And, while I know that sea lions aren’t the same thing as seals, my one close-up interaction with a seal wasn’t exactly a movie moment — unless the movie was a bad horror film.
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