When Colonel Patterson wrote of the man-eating lions of Tsavo portraying their animal nature he also portrayed the corresponding nature in the men who hunted the lions. It is this animal nature or characteristic which mankind should endeavor to overcome; and even as in the hunting of wild animals, great watchfulness must be exercised, if it is to be destroyed.
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