Zira's Tale: contest entry for Devinital-TLKZira’s life had always been filled with hatred and evil. Though most lions knew what a bitter and strange lioness she was few knew why she had become this way. Most blamed scar for her corruption and no one went further than that. But Zira’s story runs deeper than most lions could ever imagine and it all had to do with the half moon tear in her ear. When she was just born she was a sweet cub loving and playful unrecognizable as the evil lioness that we now know her as today…. “Mother may I go play in the grass over there?”, Zira pleaded to her mother.
“Sure my love just be careful. We picked up some strange scents recently around the meerkat tree so make sure you stay clear of there.” Her mother answered getting ready for a nap.
“Okay mama I promise!!” and with that Little Zira bounded into the grass after a fluttering butterfly. She had not gone far when she started to smell something odd, sort of like her paw did when she h