Penguin Returns Yearly to Visit Man Who Saved His Life

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Five years ago, a South American Magellanic penguin near death on an island beach near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Joao Pereira de Souza, a part-time fisherman, found the bird and nursed him back to health. Now, the penguin returns every year to visit the man. Credit: YouTube/Ilha Grande Webdoc SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: Watch More on LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: GOOD MORNING AMERICA'S HOMEPAGE:


NewCanadianTurtle : I was honestly having a shitty week, but this video just cured it.

Eric B : A very special bond. This man is so lucky to have such an amazing friend.

daisy kelly : omg that's the sweetest thing everrr 😒

Mizuki Hikawa : now that's a special bond

AsianFrenchFries : Someone should get a boat and take the man on it to go see where the penguin goes to!

Kris Bouwman : That's awesome

SkullukS Band : animals do have souls

Independent Sunset : why did this bring tears to my eyes??

Lewis Goldschmidt : ooh He's Brazilian!

this_is_pErTiNeNt_ to_the_sToRy : πŸ˜­πŸ’žπŸ˜­THATS SO FREAKING PRECIOUS! TT~TT

kcmn00 : I hope that penguin doesn't trust any other human being because they'll probably cause it's death trying to get a selfie.

Rosie Her : nice to know there are still some nice people out there!

Cardona : This is so lovely

Yew Tube Yoda : Every time the news airs something nice, a terrible thing has happened.

WSUH Gaming : how that penguin survive from orcas or sharks etc

Sa Ad : Awwwwwwww... Such an adorable story!

Sankalp Kushwah : god bless you man ..

Raven Hernandez : that's awesome love

Esther Frasher : wonderful!! <3

Tanay Ganguly : this touched my heart

Dandy D : REALLY AMAZING STORY :)))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Kampfhund : It's really amazing that we can form all sorts of connections with all kinds of animals. Otherwise, we'd be lonelier. :c

The G blog : This made me feel blessed still human exist

good guy : he travels 5000 miles every year to see the man that saved his life. penguin is the new man's best friend.

Priya Shah : Man I want that penguinπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

deonfenbauer comments : What a beautiful kind old man

Yun : #friendshipgoals this is so cute 🐧❀️

LASERBLAST 1978 : just amazing 😍

AQUARIUM blue : the warm and the happier moments in the life

WestNileSnipes : That’s dope that he has a penguin buddy

Serah Roupa : special man with a special penguin

RastasNevaDie : I love this man n penguin

Cindy B : Someone should take him to Patagonia and have him called out "DIN DIN". Imagine if Din Din would actually go to him. Awe~!

Dick Plummer : 12 people don't understand love. I pray that you both have everlasting happiness.

Santiago De La Vega : Beautiful story... How fortunate for him to meet such an unconventional unique friend...

DELTRON 76 : Has he ever been coming back since the past 2 years? I would really like to know!

Incarnette Tubo : Wow I am speechless... Awe-stricken... Oh God, how beautiful is your creation... Thank you for your love... I love you...

Thee Hein : Spirit animal!

Zane Yates : What language is he speaking? Portuguese?

jesus labra : It's a wonderful life

I'm right you're wrong : too kool!

Raj mann : What an amazing story.

WARZOG : greatest history EVER!

G. Confalonieri : I didn't know they swim up to Brasil

Alexis Lex : I wish I had an animal friend 😭

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Lawrence Elite : i was crying

lesb lee : i wish i csn just be like this man to have a loyal animal friend.