However, some gun aficionados wrote a couple of polite letters
informing us that silver bullets were not the easy solution they
first appeared to be. It may not be impossible to make a working
silver bullet, but it's far from an easy task. Since it's nice to
have the books make sense, I figured I'd just go build some silver
bullets and silence the critics—after all, how hard can it be?
The Lone Ranger did it, right? However, before we continue with my
efforts to produce a usable silver bullet, let me briefly discuss
the history of silver, and how silver bullets came to be the de facto standard for werewolf
I would prefer to say this link is for Kurt, but seeing how he barely
uses the Intarwebs (I think he checks his email once a month, if that),
instead, I'll direct the link towards his fiancée Amanda, who I know will see
The upshot seems to be, forget silver bullets—try silver buckshot
instead. Easier to make and better in close quarters fighting.
And more satisfying to shoot, too.
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