Foreign News: Wolves of Vengeance

Organized lycanthropy had become an instrument of the disintegrating Nazi State. Last week a female fanatic broadcast its lupine howl:

I am so savage, I am filled with rage.

Hoo, hoo, hoo.

Lily the Werewolf is my name.

I bite, I eat, I am not tame.

Hoo, hoo, hoo.

My Werewolf teeth bite the enemy.

And then he's done and then he's gone.

Hoo, hoo, hoo.

The Werewolf Song did not sound silly to the Nazis. Even in defeat, they said, the new underground Werewolf movement "will have the satisfaction of causing havoc among occupation authorities and chaos in the heart of Europe."

Like the medieval werewolves that still roam through...

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