This is the story of 2 elephants, Jenny and Shirley. They were once circus elephants that performed in the same circus together. Their lives are filled with hardship, despair and suffering. Now, getting on in their years, they are finally brought to the Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee to be reunited after being separated for 22 years. Consider yourself warned… This may just bring you to tears.
In their desperation to be with each other, they bent the steel gates separating them.
Alas, they are together and they embrace each other heart to heart.
Apparently, Shirley and Jenny met 25 years ago when they were working in a circus. Then, Jenny had just been brought from Asia, an infant. Shirley, the older elephant took care of Jenny like a mother would in an elephant herd. They must have had some tough times together. The life of circus elephants is definitely filled with hardship and suffering. But finally, they are happy together, the outcome we all want. Watch the video below!