So slow, deliberate, and secret as to escape observation
With feline grace, he strode across the room.
He knew she was right, but even her feline comfort didn't seem to help.
"The lion, as with other members of the feline family," the same writer says, "seldom attacks his prey openly, unless compelled by extreme hunger."
Martha bent down and scooped her up and snuggled the feline beneath her chin.
His golden eyes were calm, his large frame relaxed with the feline grace that made her hormones wild.