Fiona the hippo kissing a little girl is the most pure thing of 2017

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2017 has been pretty bleak.

Sure, last year was darker but the past few months have certainly been plagued with bad news and the prospect of impending nuclear war.

Which is why we all need a little light relief to remind us that we have PLENTY of joy and wonder around us.

And there’s no better ambassador for that than Fiona the Hippo.

She’s already an internet star but her pureness reached new heights this weekend when she swam up to greet a small child, giving her a little smooth through the glass at Cincinnati Zoo.

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