|Dead lion walking|
The FireThe Fire:The Fire by UnikLion
The large golden lion scrambled to grab his black-pelted son, Usiku, and threw him onto his back.
“Kivuli! Grab Alfajiri!” he roaref to his equally dark mate to grab their daughter, while he grabbed the other, Alasiri, in his mouth.
The two lions set out across the blazing savannah. It wouldn’t be long until the fire consumed everything in it’s path, including them. Their beloved Eastlands were under siege from the drought’s fire.
“Dad, I’m scared!” Usiku cried from his father’s back. Apara could not comfort him with words since his mouth was carrying another precious cargo.
As the pair sprinted, a flaming branch from an acacia tree threatened to crush Kivuli and Alfajiri. Apara swooped in to knock the two out of the way, unknowingly dislodging Usiku’s grip in his thick mane. The cub tumbled backwards into the embers as his father sprinted away with his family.
The black cub scrambled to find where his father, mother