"this idea is sufficiently plausible in an attempt to account for the phenomenon, the sickness and the sentence of blood… i could no longer struggle; every moment threatened to be the last – there was pain, dizziness and profuse bleeding at the pores. how is this possible? the transmission was transfusing. in a moment the sober eye of reason would detect a vibration in the flesh. creeping. incoherent. bearing no mark of a human hand."
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