Average... to the point of madness. rn rn Forever, this has been the lifestyle of New York teenager, Lone Ricotierre. The life she had was typical; well, certainly as typical as one can expect from a place this crazy. Lone is a confidant; the patient hearer of other's problems, and though she finds some fulfillment in her ability to consol, somewhere between the bustle of the city and the mediocrity of high school, Lone feels she has misplaced any real purpose in her own existence. But all that is about to change as a simple act of chance places an ancient book of immense power into her hands. rn rn Its name is the Shirhine. Its bindings lock away secrets not meant for mortal eyes. For countless centuries, these vast dangers have been hidden away, guarded beneath the chrono-apocalyptic seal inscribed upon its cover.