Cyphira makes a heartbreaking decision.
The Athenaeum goes back into lockdown as crisis strikes the campus.
Hace faces off against Cyphira in the Chirothecam’s martial arts tournament semi-finals.
Lin, Cyphira, and Pensey have a heart-to-heart with their strange visitor.
The CIC begins to investigate the strange occurrence at the Athenaeum.
Lin challenges Cyphira to a duel with Glem officiating as Hace observes, unwittingly escaping a crisis.
As Sivia’s health declines, an unexpected benefactor offers Matthews’ Books salvation. Hace has a heart to heart with Cyphira.
The Cohort of 55 begins the Athenaeum’s grueling exam: the Chirothecam.
Friends visit Hace for dinner. Sera gets in a grave discussion about the family business with Hace’s uncle.
Lin’s clumsy attempt to sympathize with Cyphira is poorly received.