When Charity Trask tells Edward and Quentin Collins that she’s killed their vampire cousin Barnabas, they don’t believe her at first. The poor girl is, after all, crazy. Then they all go to the formerly secret place where Barnabas kept his coffin to see for themselves.
Yep. There’s Barnabas with a stake sticking up out of his chest. Edward orders both the coffin and the sea-cave where it’s placed sealed up.
Meanwhile, Count Petofi continues his insidious plans for traveling into the future. Chatting with Quentin, he asks the younger man if he would like a new life. Quentin says sure, …read more