An urban fantasy fighter struggles hand to hand with a human-sized monster with green skin and huge sharp teeth. A researcher stands nearby looking in a large scroll.
Fighter: What is this thing?
Researcher: According to folklore, it’s a ravenous bog demon, eater of unwary travelers.
The fighter is now on the ground with the monster over them, the monster’s teeth inches from the fighter’s face.
Fighter: Does folklore say how to beat it?
Researcher: Yes. First, let it eat you.
The researcher cheerfully holds up a dagger.
Researcher: Don’t worry. Once it eats its fill and falls asleep, I’ll slit open its stomach. Then you’ll jump out perfectly intact. All the folktales say so.
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