Animals – they’re more afraid of us than we are of them.
It’s an idiom regularly told to kids to help them shake off that fear of a pet dog, for example.
But now there’s actual proof of the saying.
This short video captures the moment a man and a bear spook each other.
They’re both minding their own business when they meet outside a house in Loony Tune fashion.
Naturally, the man runs for his life. Surprisingly, the hulking animal does exactly the same.