The Order of the Faithful operates on this planet in service to their Goddess. As vampires, their mission is specific?they must drink the reddest wine. But they have been dealt a series of blows. An old enemy has come back to haunt them. A replacement must be found for what they have lost?what has been taken from them. Can Gobi find her before the Order's allies become its enemies? Before certain select humans begin to renege on hitherto agreed contracts and agreements? Can Sam become something more than a junkie? Will Roch let his dear friend Gobi die trying to figure this all out? Can Darella ever forgive Roch for events of long ago?
Travel with Gobi through the city of Baltimore as he finds what he's looking for, unknowingly. Dive into the stripper scene, and get closer to the heroin scene than seems comfortable. Follow the Order to Malta. Learn what they are all about. Learn about why they are the true vampires and not mere forgeries. Discover those vampires which choose to live among the human populace and those that shun it. You will never look at another human again without wondering just what they are.