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86-Year-Old Lives Like Robinson Crusoe (video)

Brendon Grimshaw, 86, has lived alone on the small island of Moyenne in the Seychelles in the middle of the Indian Ocean since he purchased it in 1962. Far from lonely, Mr. Grimshaw shares his paradise with 120 magnificent tortoises. In this BBC interview, Grimshaw offers a glimpse into his life — and what a life it is! Be prepared to smile.

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8:22AM PDT on Jul 31, 2012

Marvellous, a life that so many of us would love to live and enjoy. The fascinating times he must have with the tortoises and island life. Wonderful and idyllic!

12:14AM PDT on Jun 15, 2012

thanks for the info

8:16AM PDT on Jun 14, 2012

Wonderful wonderful man!!! Hope he stays in great health for many more years!!! I also hope & pray he is able to bring on a few people who passion is as great to live out the year's with these amazing turtles
Thank you

12:39PM PDT on Jun 3, 2012

He's a unique individual. He's created a beautiful place. I would miss electricity and running water (assuming he doesn't have it). Wonder where he shops for food for himself and the animals he takes care of? I did see a cat.

3:09PM PDT on May 24, 2012

cool. what an awesome guy.

12:20AM PDT on May 22, 2012

Gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous man
Fantastic beautiful and inspiring
Love the love he has for these magnificent creatures
I could definitely live there with them in peace and paradise
Great video thankyou v much

12:05PM PDT on May 19, 2012

thanks for sharing :)

9:14PM PDT on May 10, 2012

I am deeply touched! We should all care for our environment the way this man does. Planting trees and protecting animals!

Fantastic guy.

11:46AM PDT on May 8, 2012

does he need company?? i could use a break!

9:38AM PDT on May 7, 2012

Guy doing good !

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