The circle of life can be a nasty one. Just ask this fly.
predator and prey on Variegated Aenoium Arboreum
Things like this normally don't bother me, but after reviewing the pictures close up, I found this to be a little creepy. Vampire-ish if you will.
Closeup of this mutant bug's sucker sticking right into the face of the fly. Perhaps through his eye...hard to tell
Don't worry, no flies were harmed in the making of this blog. They were killed. Sucked bone dry. And good riddance.