A court in Poland has ruled that Leszak Bielenda can keep his 10-month-old lion cub, Simba, as a pet in his house. Pet and owner were delighted by the decision and rejoiced with some hearty hugging and kissing.
We fear for Bielenda, however, because not all stories end as happily as Christian the Lion. Most of the time the lion dangerously outgrows its master.
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