Flesh of My Flesh PT 3PT 3: Abandonment Cabal glanced at the ceiling over his head, hearing the wind rattle the ancient frames of the church around him. While the sound of the storm had pulled him away from his reading, he was grateful for the distraction. What Lilith had written – what he could imagine of her treatment and reactions were angering. How could the church not know what she was? When did all this take place that vampires and dhampirs weren’t common knowledge? The only plausible thing that came to mind was this occurred shortly after vampiresella was introduced into the world. The virus decimated vampire numbers. Early on, the vampires who survived the humans’ biological weapon didn’t realize it had also revived the race’s ability to procreate, and not just with their own kind. It could very well be that Lilith was born in that initial flux and her human mother would have no clue.