By clutzirella - United States - Bradenton Today, I fed my 4ft python a live rat for the first time. He now has a new friend he won't let me near. FML I agree, your life sucks 24939 You deserved it 6396 153 Comments Favorite Tweet Share clutzirella tells us more : the snake is not dead or bitten. I knew what I was doing and the rat is dead and eaten. they were all buddy for a matter of 20 minutes.