Two young men, living separate lives more than a century apart, are hounded by the same dark entity. Against the backdrops of nineteenth century Louisiana and Paris, through to modern day Florida, they each struggle to save their souls and to find love and happiness. This is a story about the battle between good and evil. “How does it feel to meet your old buddy, head-on near the fires of home?” I can barely speak. I manage to say something, between bursts of coughing. “So, that’s where I’m going? You’re sending me to Hell?” “Well, Joe, you do owe me one,” says my old buddy and smiles warmly. Blackness.