Leo Tolstoy's lesser known brother has written this compelling story about a patriarch who sets off on a mysterious mission but fears he may come back a Vampire. If he should return to their village after 10 days - he begs his family to deny him access and plunge a stake through his heart.
Written by Alexis Tolstoy
Reader: David Tennant
Producer: Clive Brill
A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.