They slime, the ooze, they kill...
One female slug can lay one and half million eggs a year- a fact
which holds terrifying consequences for the people of Merton. As the
town basks in the summer heat, a new breed of slug is growing and
multiplying. In the waist-high grass, in the dank, dark cellars they are
acquiring new tastes, new cravings. For blood. For flesh. Human
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