Originally Posted by OtakuSpark
This is the scariest heartwarming thing I've seen all night.
Was the guy a trainer, and the lion 'tamed' for circuses or... Those magician shows in Vegas that sometimes involve large, exotic cats? Was it part of a trick?
Or was he just a tourist/visitor of a zoo, and the lion saw him and keenly observed, "There's a boy who needs a hug. C'MERE YOU, LEMME WRAP M'BIG TALONED LION HANDS ROUND THOSE LONELY SHOULDERS. ATTA BOY. HUR COMES THE SNUGGLE."