My Animal Totem Saved my Life

by Elizabeth

My Totem Saved My Life

My Totem Saved My Life

I was walking home from school when I decided to take the long way to enjoy the beautiful summer day. When I was about half way home, I saw a few coyotes out in the woods surrounding a rabbit, but then they saw me and came for me.

I was panicking, but then my animal totem made me a bit calmer, and I could reach in my bag and take out a dog treat I got for my dog. I threw it out into the woods and they chased it, and I ran back home.

Staying calm saved me from getting eaten by coyotes.

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