vampire kit | | i love WEREWOLVES
The vampire killing kit - real or not? Well, one sold recently for a good amount of money. Sotheby's - a famous global auction house - got a hold of a vampire killing kit believed to date to the early 20th century and sold it in an auction in 2003 for $12,000. The kit included a wooden stake, crucifix, rosary, vials of garlic powder, and 10 silver bullets. Yes, silver bullets - and no, it's not a werewolf killing kit, it's supposed to be for vampires. Here's what the label on the lid says: "This box contains the items considered necessary for persons who travel into certain little known countries of Eastern Europe where the populace are plagued with a particular manifestation of evil known as Vampires." So do silver bullets kill vampires? Well, there is not clear consensus on the subject - some say a silver bullet blessed by a priest fired into a vampire's heart will do the job, while some say any kind of silver will kill a vampire. The more commonly held beliefs however say that