|William Henry Hudson|
William Henry Hudson
|Born||(1841-08-04)4 August 1841
Quilmes, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
|Died||18 August 1922(1922-08-18) (aged 81)
40, Tower House, Notting Hill Gate, London.
|Residence||40, Tower House London and 24, Penzance Parade, Penzance, Cornwall|
|Known for||Green Mansions (novel)|
The puma is, with the exception of some monkeys, the most playful animal in existence.
Animals of all classes, old and young, shrink with instinctive fear from any strange object approaching them.
We know that our senses are subject to decay, that from our middle years they are decaying all the time; but happily it is as if we didn’t know and didn’t believe.
Now that we are cool, he said, and regret that we hurt each other, I am not sorry that it happened.