Arise, oh Stripped one, and come and sit by my side. For the Lord has heard your cries.
For he has sent me, his servant, to bless you in his name, which is above all names.
As you now lie with the lamb as taught by Man, know that a day is coming soon when your old nature shall truly depart from you, and you shall become the protector of many lambs.
Thus sayeth the Lord: Yes, you shall lie with them in the field and they shall not fear you, for the Lord has promised this to you.
Go now in joy, for the Lord has heard your cries. Yes, he is coming soon — and fear not which must surely come to pass.
For the Lord is with you, both you and your seed, both slave and free.
Praise the Lord forever and ever!
Deep in the jungles of India, nature lived as the Creator intended. Yes, there were those who were predator and those who were prey. But balance was maintained, and the symmetry of Life's plan would take your breath away.
Then Man came to the jungle.
Taking all and leaving nothing, this new King of the Beasts left naught but death and destruction in his wake. Jungles burned, fear took hold, and both the hunter and hunted died in what could only be called the Great Slaughter.
There were no more rainbows for anyone.
Tiggra and his mate, Clairese, two Royal Bengal tigers, must find a way to survive in this new world, a world where animalkind is swept aside by these "killers", or face the ultimate end for anyone who can not adapt...extinction.
by Lord Steven
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