The massive head turned and looked at her, its amber eyes boring into hers. Petrified, she stared back, holding her breath. She squeezed her eyes shut and waited, the creature moved closer, she could feel its hot breath on her face.
Suddenly a warm, wet tongue licked her cheek.
She opened her eyes to see a pair of amber eyes looking back at her.
The beast’s head tilted to one side in an expression of curiosity.