"Make sure I never get out." Stiles' words ran through Scott's head.

Scott could never do that to his best friend. Not now, not ever.

Scott had to find a way to get the Nogitsune out of Stiles if it was the last thing he does.


"Did you have any problems with Ikeda?" Chris asked Deaton on the phone.

"Only minor. The White wolf was exactly where you said it would be. But we have two problems now. First, the lichen is not a cure. It'll wear off in a matter of days." Deaton said.

"But while it does work, the Oni won't go after him, right?" Chris asked.

"I hope. Eichen House had an unusual history. It might not be that safe for the Oni to go in there as well." Deaton said.

"What's the second problem?" Chris asked.

"I checked with your contacts in Japan. The yakuza boss you saw killed by the Oni never found the scroll." Deaton said.

"What scroll?" Scott asked.

"A Shugendo Scroll. The Shugendo were the ascetic mystics of Japan." Deaton said to Scott and Allison who were in the room with him.

"The scroll had information on how to exorcise a Nogitsune." Chris said.

"So we need to find that scroll?" Scott asked.

"Exactly. I did get a name of the man who last purchased it. Kincaid." Deaton said.

"He was with Katashi. He's the guy who met with Isaac to buy the gun." Allison said.

"Sounds like Katashi wanted the scroll for himself." Deaton said.

"But Stilinski already told me nothing like it was found among his things and a paranoid like Katashi would keep it close. Probably on him at all times." Chris said.

"What does a Shugendo Scroll look like?" Allison asked.

Deaton went to look in a file cabinet and pulled out a scroll "Something like this." He said handing the scroll to Allison.

"Do these come in different sizes?" Allison asked again.

"Any size." Deaton said.

"Then I think I know where it might be." Allison said.

Stiles was walking with the acquaintance he made; Oliver.

"Most of the people here are okay. The violent ones are in the closed unit. That's Hillary. She has OCD. That's Gary. He thinks he's Jesus Christ. Dan. Also Jesus. That's Mary.." Oliver pointed out.

"Mary Magdalene?" Stiles asked.

"No, she also thinks she's Jesus. You'd be surprised how many Jesuses we get." Oliver said.

"Not really." Stiles mumbled in reply.

"How come you wanted to use the phone already?" Oliver asked.

"Cause after one night, I've changed my mind about this place being safe for me. Or anyone. Ever." Stiles said.

"No. No, I think you're wrong. I really think I should tell them. They're going to want to know the story. The whole story. I really think they should know. Yes, I do. One of them is standing right behind me." A woman said on the phone and then she hung up and walked away.

"Who was that?" Stiles asked running towards the phone that she was using.

"That's Meredith. She's a little weird." Oliver said.

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