When she got him, she just decided she was going to have fun with nim.
There, nim lived out the rest of his days, dying in 2000 at age 26 from a heart attack.
There, nim met Bob Ingersoll, a high-spirited University of Oklahoma student who worked at the facility.
"to take, to steal" (archaic), Old English niman "to take, accept, receive, grasp, catch" (cf. Old Frisian nima, Middle Dutch nemen, German nehmen, Gothic niman; see nimble). The native word, replaced by Scandinavian-derived take (v.) and out of use from c.1500 except in slang sense of "to steal," which endured into 19c.