Annabeth and Percy are happy, Gaia has been defeated, their going to college in California, and monsters rarely come. Could life get better? Then suddenly, a very ancient, very old curse is cast, one mean't only for children of Poseidon/Neptune. Percy finds himself struggling for survival, Annabeth and the rest of the gang must find a cure to this curse, before Percy is gone for good. But time is running out. The countdown for survival has begun.