Much like a lioness with her cub, Cal took it upon himself to shield Aron as best he could from the secret of their mother. The cub symbolizes Aron because at such a young age it is innocent and vulnerable as was Aron for most of his life in the novel.
Golden tiger --a golden tabby tiger is one with an extremely rare color variation caused by a recessive gene and is currently only found in captive tigers. Like the white tiger, it is a color form and not a separate species. In the case of the golden tige