Slakta is a fight and a half, but the team defeats her eventually. Weakened, her death grip on Blight is released when Sam forgives her, and she and her captors move beyond this mortal coil. Caepio is confused about what happened, right up until he isn’t anything anymore. Half dad has a weird conversation with Tag and Bryn while disrobed in a hot spring. Sam and Rex share peanuts while waiting for their friends to finish. Once they make it back to Haven, Bryn apologizes to Sam for hypnotizing him. In return, he becomes her apprentice to learn magick.