I was an ocelot. Including the fastest mammal, the ability to roar, incredible hunting skills and stunning stripy and spotted coats, the big cats are some of the most recognised and admired species on our planet.
Charging Lion This magnificent picture of an angry lion in the Kalahari desert, was taken by Netherlands photographer, Marsel Van Oosten and was a winning entry in the 2010 Travel Photography Of The Year competition.
Couldn't resist another lion -- this one is so beautiful and regal. Also love the quote, since the Holy Idea of the Eight is Holy Truth. “The truth is like a lion. You don’t have to defend it. Let it loose. It will defend itself.