History Literature / InCryptid

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** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.

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** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.



** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.

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** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).

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** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).



* InnerMonologue: Thus far the majority of the [=InCryptid=] books and short stories are told this way by the main character.

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* InnerMonologue: InnerMonologue: Thus far the majority of the [=InCryptid=] books and short stories are told this way by the main character.



** Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus. Elsie dates human girls.

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** Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus. Elsie dates human girls.



* TheyWouldCutYouUp: Strongly implied to be the Covenant's method of "study" when dealing with and capturing a cryptid they have little knowledge on.

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* TheyWouldCutYouUp: TheyWouldCutYouUp:
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Strongly implied to be the Covenant's method of "study" when dealing with and capturing a cryptid they have little knowledge on.on.
** Also the unspoken but commonly acknowledged reason cryptids pass for human when possible and hide when they cannot pass. Human curiosity doesn't always have ethics or a conscience. Humans are good at rationalizing who is and isn't "a person".
5th Nov '16 5:11:15 PM Skylite
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** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.

to:

** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.



** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.

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** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).

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** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).



* InnerMonologue: Thus far the majority of the [=InCryptid=] books and short stories are told this way by the main character.

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* InnerMonologue: InnerMonologue: Thus far the majority of the [=InCryptid=] books and short stories are told this way by the main character.



** Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus. Elsie dates human girls.

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** Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus. Elsie dates human girls.



** After waking from sedation, Elsie Harrington acknowledges she's getting her faculties back by [[''Film/KillBill'' wiggling her big toe]].

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** After waking from sedation, Elsie Harrington acknowledges she's getting her faculties back by [[''Film/KillBill'' [[Film/KillBill wiggling her big toe]].
5th Nov '16 5:08:50 PM Skylite
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** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.

to:

** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.



** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.

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** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).

to:

** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).



* InnerMonologue: Thus far the majority of the [=InCryptid=] books and short stories are told this way by the main character.

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* InnerMonologue: InnerMonologue: Thus far the majority of the [=InCryptid=] books and short stories are told this way by the main character.



** Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus. Elsie dates human girls.

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** Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus. Elsie dates human girls.
5th Nov '16 5:07:02 PM Skylite
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** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.

to:

** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.



** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.

to:

** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).

to:

** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).



* InnerMonologue: Thus far the majority of the [=InCryptid=] books and short stories are told this way by the main character.

to:

* InnerMonologue: InnerMonologue: Thus far the majority of the [=InCryptid=] books and short stories are told this way by the main character.



** Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus. Elsie dates human girls.

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** Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus. Elsie dates human girls.



** [[WesternAnimation/GeorgeOfTheJungle Super Chicken]]: "you knew the job was dangerous when you took it" is paraphrased here as it was in ''Literature/{{Newsflesh}}'', making it double as CreatorInJoke.

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** [[WesternAnimation/GeorgeOfTheJungle Super Chicken]]: "you knew the job was dangerous when you took it" is paraphrased here as it was in ''Literature/{{Newsflesh}}'', although attributed to ''WesternAnimation/DarkwingDuck''; making it double as CreatorInJoke.CreatorInJoke.
** After waking from sedation, Elsie Harrington acknowledges she's getting her faculties back by [[''Film/KillBill'' wiggling her big toe]].
5th Nov '16 4:55:46 PM Skylite
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** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.

to:

** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.



** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.

to:

** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).

to:

** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).



* InnerMonologue:
** Verity's narration.
** Cousin Sarah also narrates this way.
** As does Alex.
** And Istas.

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* InnerMonologue:
** Verity's narration.
** Cousin Sarah also narrates
InnerMonologue: Thus far the majority of the [=InCryptid=] books and short stories are told this way.
** As does Alex.
** And Istas.
way by the main character.



** Uncle Mike is a human married to an ocean cryptid. The Bakers are also this, a revenant and a cuckoo. Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus.

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** Uncle Mike is a human married to an ocean cryptid.
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The Bakers are also this, a revenant and a cuckoo. cuckoo.
**
Ditto the Harringtons-- human and incubus. incubus. Elsie dates human girls.
*** If Artie ever can bring himself to admit his feelings for Sarah, they will be an incubus/johrlac couple.



** William [[spoiler:the Dragon]]

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** William [[spoiler:the Dragon]]Dragon]] but not for long.
5th Nov '16 4:42:03 PM Skylite
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** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.

to:

** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.



** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.

to:

** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).

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** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).


Added DiffLines:

** In ''Sleepover'' the unnamed boys who kidnap Elsie think that a meticulously crafted Seal of Solomon means she must obey them, but Elsie soon disabuses them of their mistaken notion.
5th Nov '16 4:39:28 PM Skylite
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** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.

to:

** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.



** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.

to:

** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).

to:

** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).



* FlippingTheBird: It's New York. There's a strip bar. It's gonna happen.

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* FlippingTheBird: It's Verity's first story takes place in New York. There's a strip bar. It's gonna happen.
5th Nov '16 4:37:42 PM Skylite
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** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons.

to:

** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons. The [=D&D=] manuals get it wrong, possibly due to cryptids in their editing and publishing departments.



** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.

to:

** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Elsie's ex Carlotta seemed to think she didn't need to be SecretKeeper anymore once they broke up. Carlotta broke Elsie's; she told her sister, who told her son, who then told three friends...



* ComesGreatResponsibility: The very reputation of Verity and her family name comes with great responsibility to live up to protecting and serving non-hostile cryptids.

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* ComesGreatResponsibility: The very reputation of Verity and her family name comes with great responsibility to live up to protecting and serving non-hostile cryptids. As a result they're always having to prove over and over again that they mean cryptids no harm.



** A bogeyman girl child of around first grade age appears in ''Sleepover'', all the cuter because she's doing the "wear Mommy's makeup" thing.



** The bogeymen are nocturnal as a species and have elaborate tunnel systems to prevent them having to see daylight most of the time.



** Children with an incubus or succubus parent inherit the pheromones and narcotic blood.



* DualWielding: Fran can do this with guns. It's likely other members of the family are also able to do the same with their weapons of choice.

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* DualWielding: Fran can do this with guns.guns and knives. It's likely other members of the family are also able to do the same with their weapons of choice.



* EnemyMine: Verity is freelance, hated by the Covenant. Dominic ''is'' Covenant. But the working together [[spoiler: out of mutually agreeable goals and mutual attraction until they fall in love and Dominic defects]].

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* EnemyMine: Verity is freelance, hated by the Covenant. Dominic ''is'' Covenant. But the working they grudgingly decide to work together [[spoiler: out of mutually agreeable goals and mutual attraction until they fall in love and Dominic defects]].



* TheFairFolk: Many cryptids are mistaken for the faerie.
* FamousLastWords: Considered a bad idea by the family in general, too much like TemptingFate.



** The Covenant of St. George classifies all cryptids as monsters to be eliminated. The closest they come to accepting any of them is classifying certain races as not being worth the trouble to hunt down right now.
** The Thirty Six Society in Australia concerns themselves with conservation of animal-type cryptids, and either ignores or takes advantage of human intelligence cryptids, justifying their actions by saying "they're not ''people''."



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).
* TheFairFolk: Many cryptids are mistaken for the faerie.
* FamousLastWords: Considered a bad idea by the family in general, too much like TemptingFate.
* FantasticRacism:
** The Covenant of St. George classifies all cryptids as monsters to be eliminated. The closest they come to accepting any of them is classifying certain races as not being worth the trouble to hunt down right now.
** The Thirty Six Society in Australia concerns themselves with conservation of animal-type cryptids, and either ignores or takes advantage of human intelligence cryptids, justifying their actions by saying "they're not ''people''."

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** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).
* TheFairFolk: Many cryptids are mistaken for the faerie.
* FamousLastWords: Considered a bad idea by the family in general, too much like TemptingFate.
* FantasticRacism:
** The Covenant of St. George classifies all cryptids as monsters to be eliminated. The closest they come to accepting any of them is classifying certain races as not being worth the trouble to hunt down right now.
** The Thirty Six Society in Australia concerns themselves with conservation of animal-type cryptids, and either ignores or takes advantage of human intelligence cryptids, justifying their actions by saying "they're not ''people''."
(succubus).
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* AllMythsAreTrue: Played straight, played with and subverted on several occasions.
** Naga are not actually snake gods who can bestow power on people who sacrifice humans to them.
** Although she's a succubus, Elsie is a lesbian.
** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons.



* AllLegendsAreTrue: Played straight, played with and subverted on several occasions.
** Naga are not actually snake gods who can bestow power on people who sacrifice humans to them.
** Although she's a succubus, Elsie is a lesbian.
** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons.



** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.

to:

** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).

to:

** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).
5th Nov '16 4:21:10 PM Skylite
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* AllLegendsAreTrue: Played straight, played with and subverted on several occasions.
** Naga are not actually snake gods who can bestow power on people who sacrifice humans to them.
** Although she's a succubus, Elsie is a lesbian.
** The Seal of Solomon binds demons and certain dead things but succubi and incubi are not actually demons.



* BadPowersGoodPeople: Sarah Zellaby and Angela Baker are polite, kind, well-adjusted people who belong to a species of sociopathic mind controllers. Gorgons can turn you to stone and have venomous snakes for hair but are gregarious neighbors with a strong sense of place and family. Most ghouls - the only obligate carnivore in family ''Primates'' - keep themselves out of other people's hair as much as they can.

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* BadPowersGoodPeople: BadPowersGoodPeople:
**
Sarah Zellaby and Angela Baker are polite, kind, well-adjusted people who belong to a species of sociopathic mind controllers. Gorgons can turn you to stone and have venomous snakes for hair but are gregarious neighbors with a strong sense of place and family. Most ghouls - the only obligate carnivore in family ''Primates'' - keep themselves out of other people's hair as much as they can.can.
** Elsie and Artie, son and daughter of incubus Ted Harrington, are succubus and incubus respectively. Elsie is extremely careful not to sweat or bleed around humans because they react to her pheromones and blood like an irresistible lust command. Artie, whose pheromones are stronger than those of his sister, leads an entirely reclusive life, refusing to leave the family home even in dire situations.



** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).

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** Different cryptid species are suspicious of one another. It is an insult to refer to another cryptid by the name of their species rather than their name. At least one bogeyman has done so to Elsie by calling her a Lilu (succubus).
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