“Mother Nature is our teacher—reconnecting us with Spirit, waking us up and liberating our hearts. When we can transcend our fear of the creatures of the forest, then we become one with all that is; we enter a unity of existence with our relatives—the animals, the plants and the land that sustains us.” ― Sylvia Dolson,
Alright, I'm not suggesting we should offer our heads to wild bears to become "one with all that is". BUT, this to me is proof that we, humans, can form profound bonds with creatures of nature, no matter what their sizes! Also, enjoy a tutorial on how to best defend yourself from bears who don't like you too much.