Now collected in Recumon: The Love and Wrath of Families
A mysterious flower sprouts in a paradise of superstition. Abel Carraway investigates this prophesied harbinger of doom and realizes there is a scheme underneath the exotic politics. He confronts his best friend, Carmine Lassiter, for the last time before the apocalypse is decided. The alliance between the Tolesect and Shadowcrest Academy will now bare its fruit.