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River of Venom

"I think she was attacked by a vampire bat," you tell Jorge. His eyes widen. "A vampire? Why do you think so?" You explain to him your reasoning.

he makes a slashing noise

But before you can finish he's shaking his head, no, no. "You are wrong, I am sure, my friend. The vampire bat does not sting or poke, it makes a cut. Like this, no?" He makes a little slashing noise. "And it only comes at night. No, I think we are wrong to blame the vampire bat."

He picks up the plate of food. "And I am realizing that it is not this food," he says. "For one thing, she has had it a thousand times. For another, I remember that lamb and rice are two of the foods that do NOT give people allergies."

"So what did happen to Doctor Hernandez?" you ask. "What gave her that allergic reaction?"

Jorge shrugs. "I do not know," he says simply. "You tell me." What do you tell Jorge?

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