Inajda wakes up, after being ambushed by a future version of Katherine De Somme. (Read Afterlife Part 3) Her version of Katherine is not in the shack, and as Inajda hunts around, she begins to remember things, previously wiped from her memory, like the death of Farokh, and Alex’s decline.

Inajda’s back story, set in Russia (3991)


After Alex collapsed outside, whilst walking home to her family’s village, Jarad has rushed her into her uncle’s house, to receive help.

Jarad’s back story, set in China (3991)

Jarad had helped Alexand to walk away from Lord Anderson’s tomb, and heavily disguised, the two of them caught the train home, towards the village they grew up in. After leaving the train, Alex is finding it harder to walk, but she is too stubborn to let Jarad carry her. The village is a mile away, and Jarad is getting nervous.

Jarad’s back story, set in China (3991)

Helga Ritter has orchestrated the rescue of Amanojuko lords and ladies, from the ruins of the city. She has rounded up guards from all over the Russian peninsula, to aid her. But the most important Amanojuko is missing.

Helga Ritter’s back story, set in Russia (3991)

Jarad materialised some warm clothes for them both and spent time comforting Alex. It didn’t take Alex long to begin attempting to plan their next moves, despite having lost her eyesight.

Alexand’s back story, set in China (3991)

Jarad wakes up, next to Alexand. It’s dawn, and the birds are singing in the trees outside, but it’s freezing cold, and Alex isn’t moving.

Jarad’s back story, set in China (3991)

A future version of Katherine has asked her past self to inject a primer into Alexand, at the same time as administering a cure, to switch on Alex’s immunity to the Amanojuko virus, but Katherine is reluctant to trust herself.

Katherine’s back story, set in an undisclosed location (1276 FD)