The United Americas of Earth: 2250 A.D.
On the eve of his execution, Death Row inmate Kerick Riley overpowers the guard and escapes the violent penal colony that has been his prison for over fifteen years. On the run to find the answers he seeks, the grim-faced, grey-eyed Kerick has two things on his mind: revenge and woman...
Scientist Nellie Kan has spent the last several years researching a frightening disorder that has developed in certain populations of humans. On the verge of developing a serum, Dr. Kan is kidnapped by an escaped Death Row inmate and claimed as his personal sexual property. Is her captor the key to the answer she seeks, or a lunatic who will destroy them both?
In this installment: Kieran discovers the horrible truth that could destroy his shot at happily-ever-after; Elijah gets the shock of a lifetime when he sees his captive's face for the first time; Kerick escalates his assault on the Hierarchy; Nellie continues her work on a serum for sub-humans; Xavier sets out on his own in a gripping conclusion not soon forgotten.