Gap Fill - Hero Mother - Level 6


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   bare      garden      hero      instincts      lacerations      life      local      son      spokesperson      true  

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A woman in California has been hailed a after fighting off a mountain lion that was carrying away her five-year-old . Her maternal kicked in as she dragged her little boy from the jaws of the big cat. She fought off the wild animal with her fists in the garden of her house on Thursday morning. Her son had been playing in the when the lion pounced. The boy suffered bites and to his head and torso, but is now in a stable condition in a hospital. He is expected to make a full recovery. Patrick Foy, a from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, said: "The hero of this story is his mom because she absolutely saved her son's ."

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