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But the Wild is the Wild, and motherhood is motherhood, at all times fiercely protective whether in the Wild or out of it; and the time was to come when the she-wolf, for her grey cub's sake, would venture the left fork, and the lair in the rocks, and the lynx's wrath.
At first, the cubs whimpered and cried, but for the most part they slept.
In the first days after the birth of the cubs, One Eye had journeyed several times back to the Indian camp and robbed the rabbit snares; but, with the melting of the snow and the opening of the streams, the Indian camp had moved away, and that source of supply was closed to him.
"Oh, thou art a man's cub," said the Black Panther very tenderly.
"There speaks the man's cub," said Bagheera proudly.
"If a cub can do it, there is nothing to fear." So he strode round the corner and met the boy, took the pot from his hand, and disappeared into the mist while the boy howled with fear.
There were yells of "Silence, thou man's cub!" "Let him speak.
"No man's cub can run with the people of the jungle," howled Shere Khan.
The lion ran first, and as he came he roared; then followed the lioness, but she did not roar, for in her mouth was the cub that Umslopogaas had assegaied in the cave.
Now the lions were close to us; they came to the body of the second cub, that lay outside the fence of thorns.
Meanwhile, the lioness stood without the fence, the second dead cub in her mouth, for she could not bring herself to leave either of them.
Now when the cubs had played awhile, we saw the lioness take up the cubs in her mouth and carry them into the cave.