That's just it. I'm stubborn. I would tell them "Either you can take me with you and teach me how to hunt, or I can try on my own and end up getting killed. And if you have learned anything about me, you should know that I will do the second if you don't agree to the first." And I do think they would take the first.
A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without fear it will go off your face. It is one of the few havens remaining where a man’s mind can get both provocative and privacy. ~Edward P. Morgan