* and Pleather and the Cover dissuades him.
* TBT tells me that once upont a time, there were vast forests of Veneer Trees where Naugas used to romp and play before the Humans discovered them. They cut down all the Veneer trees for tables and bookcases, and hunted the Naugas to extinction for food (he says they "tasted like chicken") and their fancy skins. The Naugas dint mind (sort of like Shmoos) but there arent any left. Now the Pleathers live in the open fields where once the Veneer Trees swayed in the breeze and the Naugas