Ticktock just went on grazing, ignoring the bull completely.
Miserable as he was, Jim was not going to let anyone make remarks about Ticktock.
Returning, he fastened the gate securely and slid off Ticktock.
He could use the fire plug to climb back up on Ticktock when he returned.
Ticktock, in the meantime, had been watching the argument intently.
Ticktock looked around ...