A kind tortoise helps his girlfriend who’s flipped over. He probabaly knows that no one has ever become poor by being kind. Tortoises can live up to 150 years so if you have it as a pet, it will out live you and even your children. A tortoise’s shell is made up of 60 different bones all connected to each other and a giant tortoises can weigh over 500 lbs. The oldest tortoise ever recorded lived to the good old age of 152 years.