Aelius wanted a weapon. A deadly nymph, eternally in his debt for the second life he had given her.
But instead, the Nechist found himself unable to keep the beautiful Rusalka from his thoughts. And his heart.
When Aelius’ past flares to life, invading the stability of his meticulously built present, caring for someone becomes a weakness.
And the secrets he’d shared could turn into a death sentence. A death even immortals can’t escape.