Vega Jane begins to realize that the town of Wormwood is holding many secrets, many, many secrets. One night Vega jolts awake to the sound of screaming and canines. Quickly getting out of her tree she runs after the sound... before she realizes she is near the Quag, a place where no Wug should be. Holding in her breath she watched and sees a person very familiar, very familiar disappearing into the murk. Her friend Quentin. When she notices a shadow looming above her, the counciler Krone glares at her asking why she is here so close to the Quag. Vega knows there will be more word about this event later but she still manages to answer. After, a series of events occur some events against her and others in her favor. She gets charged with treason her own brother favoring power against her! Eventually her punishment is to participate in the duelem. If she wins she earns her freedom and if she loses she will get sent to the worst prison Valhar. She eventually wins despite the counciler Morrigone wishes. She ventures out to the quag with her friend and crush Delph. What will be beyond the Quag? We will find out in the next story!