By Erik Lacitis Seattle Times staff reporter
The young couple, on an oceanside vacation at Westport, just couldn't leave the harbor-seal pup to fend for himself.
He was so alone on that beach by the lighthouse.
So helpless-looking, with no mom in sight. The big, cold ocean ready to engulf him.
How would this bundle with the soulful eyes ever survive?
So, of course, they took the pup to their motel room.