Thomas Grunfeld. Misfit, 1996. If Batman and Bambi legends comes together...
"And of course he knew none of the true stories about Aslan, the great Lion, the son of the Emperor-over-Sea, the King above all High Kings in Narnia. But after one glance at the Lion's face he slipped out of the saddle and fell at its feet. He couldn't say anything but then he didn't want to say anything, and he knew he needn't say anything." (C.S. Lewis, "The Horse and His Boy")
The photo of this lion takes my breath away