Chapter 1. The sun was setting in the horizon, painting the sky in a beautiful golden hue. Murillo Nascimento watched as the last rays of light illuminated the monastery’s walls. He breathed in deeply, savoring his moment of peace before he had to face his beloved master, Alexandre Tocolli. Murillo had been studying under Tocolli for years and had become a master of the art of meditation and spiritual understanding. But no matter how hard he tried, Murillo was never able to reach the same level of mastery as Tocolli.