It was the noise that bewilders woodcutters and gypsies sleeping in the open, and makes them run sometimes into the very mouth of the tiger
If a hog, go join your fellow-swine in the sty; if a lion, a wolf, a tiger
, go howl with the wild beasts on the lawn; if a fox, go exercise your craft in stealing poultry.
None but the Lame Tiger
would so have boasted of his right at this season when--when we suffer together--Man and Jungle People alike.
which occasion several martyrs will be eaten by the tigers
He was always a man of iron nerve, and the story is still told in India how he crawled down a drain after a wounded man-eating tiger
And dreadfully tough," added the Hungry Tiger
, in a sad voice.
was now upon the bull's broad back, clinging to the huge neck with powerful fangs while its long, strong talons ripped the heavy hide into shreds and ribbons.
He fled ignominiously before the little, two-legged creature who was more terrible than himself who was a full-grown Royal Bengal tiger
Yes; it rules me like a tyrant," answered the Tiger
My good old friend did not relish meeting a man at dinner who was described as "half tiger
, half monkey;" and the privilege of sitting next to Lady Clarinda rather daunted than delighted him.
Straight as a torpedo it rushed for Delcarte, and, as Taylor and I stumbled on through the tall grass toward our unfortunate comrade, we saw the tiger
rear upon him and crush him to the earth.
At eleven o'clock the Rangoon rode out of Singapore harbour, and in a few hours the high mountains of Malacca, with their forests, inhabited by the most beautifully-furred tigers
in the world, were lost to view.