Yesterday we went to the Sacramento Zoo. It’s the first time Zilas has been there and my first time since his mom was about three or four. We met up there with long time friends. It was a fun adventure.
For me though, the best part was watching Zilas climb the Mount Kilamonjaro tower. He tried the hardest difficulty side when we first arrived, but didn’t quite reach the top. When we were almost ready to leave, he decided to try again doing the medium level.
He nearly quit twice but with encouragement from myself, the staff member and others around he pushed himself and made the top.
The joy I saw in his face at his accomplishment was so great. I told him I was so proud of him. I know his mom is too