In the after math of what happened to Randy while captured and tortured by the Mobster Vor, Bastian must help the boy he's taken as his from the hell he has been put through. Randy is broken and scarred. Bastian is scared that because of who and what he is, a Sadist, that Randy will eventually reject him and his dark desires. But even if he did... Bastian would still do anything for the boy with beautiful brown eyes and a perfect smile.
Skyler Sweet is dealing with mind shattering and heart breaking guilt over what happened to his Dominant Vincent and his friend Randy. They had both nearly lost their lives because of him. And he just cant survive losing anyone else after losing his first Husband and Dominant to an aneurysm years ago. Vincent is healing as fast as he can and trying to help his treasured Submissive Skyler through everything that has happened. Vincent is suffering through PTSD and he is trying to do so quietly not wanting to burden his lover with more guilt.