I did (stay away) and I didn't (mess with him)
Walruses are very social animals and they like to lie next to each other on the ice or the beach and catch some sun. Unlike most politicians, they have very thick skin. In fact, it's so thick that even the world's mightiest predator, the Polar bear, does not mess with them.
Who says kayaking in the Arctic Ocean isn't fun? (bears can't swim as fast as a double kayak.)
But, on a sunny day, when everyone feels a bit elated, and the Arctic does not seem so remote and cold and gray anymore, even that beast can look beautiful:
Read about my recommended books about the Arctic
in my previous post.