23. The Sad Hike

Deborah and Paul Evans loved nature. especially liked hiking. They hiked the mountain every evening. They always took their dog . Buddy loved his owners. Hiking was one his favorite things, too.

One day, the reported a cougar sighting. "We advise hikers beware the mountains tonight," said the reporter. and Paul thought about staying home that . "I'm sure we'll be safe," said Paul. " usually hide from humans."

Deborah, Paul, and made it to the top of the . Suddenly, they heard a roar. The cougar out. It leaped at Deborah's face. Buddy to save her. He scared the cougar . Mr. and Mrs. Evan bought him a treats and toys the next day.