Eva: Why is there a song called Eye of the Tiger?
Dad: It's a song about rising up to a challenge. Doing something difficult like staring straight into a tiger's eyes.
Eva: So did the singer stare at a tiger?
Dad: No Eva, the song is a metaphor.
Tom: I'd stare at a shark. That's even more dangerous. They should have called it Eye of the Shark.
Dad: (sigh) It's a metaphor kids. A metaphor.