A fearless Texas A&M senior posed with a alligator for her jaw-dropping graduation photoshoot after she developed a one-of-a-kind bond with the reptile throughout her summer time internship at Gator Nation Rescue in Beaumont, Texas.
Talking about her expertise with the nearly 14-foot long and 1,000-pound alligator, Makenzie Noland mentioned: “I’m not scared for my life out right here, I do know I’m in excellent arms.”
“I’m very blissful to work with Tex [the alligator] each single day so I needed him to be a a part of this particular second,” she defined.
Regardless of the intimidating look on the gargantuan reptile, Noland mentioned he is a light large.
“I do know on a second’s discover it could flip dangerous however he does not need to harm us, he tries to observe our backs. At any time when we go into some other alligator’s pond he is up there us, ensuring we’re OK,” Noland mentioned.
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