"Yes, My Lord." Since childhood, Torrent has been forced to hide behind the shackles of servitude. But having witnessed a conspiracy threatening the survival of her king and his subjects she can sit idle no longer. She must escape, or allow the empire to crumble. "Don't scream." Raven is a cold-hearted half-breed, a dangerous assassin that cuts silently through the dark nights of Evonheart. But an escaped slave stills his blade with a single truth: An army of beasts is amassing in the north and there's no one to stand in their way. Benevolence and brutality collide when Torrent comes face to chest with her murderer. Now she must convince Raven to spare her, rescue the king, and save the kingdom. Torrent harbors proof of their uprising, and Raven holds her life in his callused hands. ⚠ Content Warning: Violence, Mental Instability, Cruelty, A jerk face anti-hero who abuses the heroine (not the drug). ⚠ Trigger Warning: Violence against women, Death, Depression, Murder. ⚠ Character May Give Reader Whiplash.