Presently he heard a horrible noise that sounded like “Gr-r-r-r-rrrrrrr,” and it got louder and louder.
“Oh dear!” said Little Black Sambo, “There are all the Tigers coming back to eat me up! What shall I do?”
So he ran quickly to a palm-tree. And peeped round it to see what the matter was.
And there he saw all the Tigers fighting and disputing which of them was the grandest.
And at last they all got so angry that they jumped up and took off all the fine clothes and began to tear each other with their claws and bite each other with their great big white teeth.