File this under ‘what the hell were you thinking’?
Optimists might say ‘it’s a happy ending. He got away with it’.
Those ‘optimists’ clearly have not thought through to the consequences.
Instead of starting the vehicle, revving the engine, and scaring it off, they opted to ‘play dead’.
Is it really that hard to think of why teaching a predator to be comfortable around humans is a bad thing?
At some time in the future, it’ll approach people when it’s hungry, rather than just curious. What then?
The cat will get shot, and probably, someone will get mauled.
If a person looked to Scripture and paid particular attention to the passages within the Bible that address the topic of hunting, then they’d walk away thinking not only is hunting animals tolerated but it is endorsed by God. And that’s exactly what this little book is about: proving that God, from Genesis to Revelation, is extremely cool with hunters and hunting. I’ll go out on a biblical limb and claim right off the bat that you cannot show me, through the balance of the Bible, that the God of the Scripture is against the responsible killing and the grilling of the animals He created. ~Doug Giles