Gentle Ben Author:Walt Morey Fog Benson kicked viciously at the peacefully sleeping bear. "Get up, Ben! Up!" Then, in a drunken rage, Benson grabbed the scythe hanging on the wall. He jabbed at Ben again and again. — The cruel pain brought the huge bear awake in a flash. With unbelievable speed his great paw lashed out, ripping into Benson's face, hurling him across the shed... more ».
Gentle Ben has almost killed a man. It wasn't his fault--Fog Benson attacked, and Ben protected himself. But the neighbors say it could happen again.
"Get rid of your pet bear - or we'll shoot him," they tell Mark.