When one is not escaping from a man-eating trout one is eluding a vampire bat.
Without a doubt this is the secret of the vampire bat's ears.
In one case a vampire bat had punctured a mans arm near the elbow while he slept, and that little wound had grown disastrously.
His skin hung loose on his great body, as though a vampire bat had drained it of its blood.
The vampire bat is often the cause of much trouble, by biting the horses on their withers.
The vampire bat was very common at Ega; it is the largest of the South American species.
But there is a big bat, called the vampire bat, that will do a good deal of mischief, if he can get a chance.