But, actually, he chose a stag because it was large, powerful, and fast. It could survive a werewolf attack (assuming the worst case scenario happened). When the Marauders told Remus they were animagi.
I honestly love this gif of Remus so much because he’s just SO DONE with Sirius. He goes from being “Sirius, you have a wand to your throat. Now is not the time to start getting sassy and insult the person holding said wand” to “you know what, screw it.
okay but what if Tonks's parents had another child, and named it Remus, after Tonks's choice. Because her mother was kicked out of the Black family because of who she married, she would want to honour Tonks's choice too. So it would be called Remus Tonks.