"What is the age of the soul of man? As she hath the virtue of the chameleon to changer her hue at every new approach, to be gay with the merry and mournful with the downcast, so too is her age changeable as her mood.
A black panther is typically a melanistic color variant of any Panthera species. Black panthers in Asia and Africa are leopards (Panthera pardus). Black panthers in the Americas are black jaguars (Panthera onca).