Douglas Drake’s growing spiritual power has allowed him to save the soul of his lover, Addison Goddard, from a demon. But that same demon has warned them that Mateo Imaldis still holds the key to ultimate destruction. When Imaldis returns to the public eye showing no sign that anything has changed, the boys are approached by a man claiming to be from the fourth realm, who tells them a story about how life began and their ancient role in the unseen world of the five realms. He also tells them that unless they succeed in convincing Imaldis to reject his bond with the Eternal One, the end of everything is inevitable. But the boys still don’t know what Imaldis was trying to achieve in his quest to awaken the Eternal One and without that knowledge, they fear they have no leverage against him. But then Imaldis comes to town and they witness him capture a demon; a demon with an unusual name. And from that name, they finally begin to see a path to salvation for all of humanity. Recommended for readers 18 and up.