Zookeeper being mauled by tiger thought of her children as she waited to die  

From the DailyMail.com:

A zookeeper mauled by a tiger in a Russian zoo has described the moment she thought she would die when a giant tiger pounced on her in photographs which shocked the world.

Nadezhda Srivastava, a 44-year-old mother-of-three, was left in critical condition after being savaged by male tiger Typhoon at Kaliningrad Zoo two weeks ago.