"A monster lies in wait in me." The faith that once kept the demon inside at bay is abandoned. Ashberry s quest for the end times will break the beast out in full form. In another time and another nightmare, Chocolat must rip her children free from the clutches of the Vatican. Though her children are made by monster, they were born by egg in the nest of priest s clothing. A holy war for the ownership of her children must be waged.