An underwater wildlife cameraman has filmed the moment a grey seal held his hand while he was diving off the English coast. While deep sea diving, English doctor Ben Burville, encountered this friendly grey seal off the coast of Northumberland. What follows is absolutely heartwarming: The front flippers of the Atlantic pup can grasp much like a human - proving that perhaps we're not that different after all.
September 11, 2012
Diver Films Himself Holding Hands With a Seal
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