For the most part, we carnivores do not eat other carnivores. We prefer to eat our vegetarian friends.
A visual image in the hand of an artist is merely a tool to trigger a mental image.
His sumptuous tents, and those of his satraps, afforded an immense booty to the conqueror; and an incident is mentioned which proves the rustic but martial ignorance of the legions in the elegant superfluities of life. A bag of shining leather, filled with pearls, fell into the hands of a private soldier; he carefully preserved the bag, but he threw away its contents, judging that whatever was of no use could not possibly be of any value.