It starts in a bar, where Zeke Dunbar meets a woman and talks with her, when she notices a book Zeke was reading, which she brushes aside as a children's book, and is about to leave until Zeke mentions his relationship with Cole MacGrath, persuading the woman to stay and listen as he begins to tell her a story involving Cole during the event of "Pyre Night", a fictional celebration in New Marais.
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Zeke Jedediah Dunbar
Those fangers had got him. They'd open up a vein in his neck and started dripping blood into some... matchstick of a corpse. Cole's a Conduit. He's superhuman, and his blood... whew, it did the trick. Man, her bite was like a pit bull with syringes for teeth. The more she drank, the prettier she got.