Today we explore one of the most vicious and terrifying serpents in legends, the basilisk!
*The Naturalis Historia of Piny the Elder says the basilisk can be killed by the odor of the weasel, which according to Piny, was thrown into the basilisk's hole, recognizable because of the surrounding shrubs and grass was scorched by its presence.
And that's it for this week's folklore figure on this Thursday, friends. Until next time!
*Source(s): Wikipedia & Encyclopedia Mythica