Celeste and Andres make their way to the temple that Andres discovered, only to find they are not alone, and the Essence is not that only power at work.
The Essence Guard confronts Greta and Hans Sorenson in the epic conclusion to Essence House.
An heir apparent to the Essence is on the trail of her inheritance.
Unsure of where or when they are, Tim and company have to combat the soldiers currently after them while dealing with injuries. Tim comes to grips with what he has to do in the past while Roland and Ailinn prepare for the fallout.