Kristietiba soon feels neglected and in bondage. She wants her freedom, never imagining what it will eventually cost her.
Found in deep despair, by one who claims to have known her true parents, Kristietiba must decide whether to again trust in the stories she once believed.
Redemption draws nigh, even at the very moment when all seems lost. Prophecy has foretold his coming and his undying love for Kristietiba does bring him to her aid. He is Salvare of Neios, and does race to save Kristietiba from the servants of the dragon. Prophecy cannot fail, and neither can love.