The Adventures of Jack Bunyun and Flamin' PeteThe Adventures of Jack Bunyun and Flamin' Pete How Pete got his Flames
Jack Bunyun was a mountain of a man, being Paul Bunyun's third cousin twice removed and all. Of course Jack had more in common with Paul then just his size. For one, they were both lumberjacks, and they both had an ox for a best friend. But Jack's ox wasn't blue like Paul's. Jack's ox was red like an apple and snorted fire out his nose.
Flamin' Pete is what they called that ox, though he didn't always breathe flames out his nostrils. It was way back when Jack had first met Pete that that ability had been acquired by the ox.
It had been a hot summer that year. Most days if was one hundred and fifty degrees in the shade, two hundred under the noonday sun. Ole' Jack and Pete were out walking in the northern woods one day just enjoying nature at its finest. The heat had dried up the trees and emptied the lake of their water. With a good strong breeze the trees could be blown bare and the lakes would fill up with the cru