Joseph Rudyard Kipling was born in British India in a family of John Lockwood Kipling and Alice McDonald. He was an English story writer, he wrote many stories, tales and poems for children. Once upon a time in far Africa was an elephant, who had no trunk. He had only ugly nose which looked like boot. This elephant was curios and asked many question. He was the most curious creature in whole Africa! He asked her aunt, the Ostrich, why she has many feathers on his tale. The Ostrich spanked him. He asked his uncle, the Giraffe, why his skin so spotty. The Giraffe punched him too. He asked questions about everything that he saw, or heard, or felt, or smelt, or touched, and all his uncles and his aunts spanked him. And still he was full of 'satiable curiosity! Why the elephant was so curious? What adventures did expect him? Read the story till the end to know!