At last he had solved the mystery of Lemarchand’s box; he stood on the threshold of a new world of heightened sensations. In moments the Cenobites – who had dedicated an eternity to the pursuit of sensuality – would be here. They would reveal dark secrets that would transform him forever. But with the exquisite pleasure would come unimaginable pain. To escape his hideous tormentors and return to this world he would the help of his brother’s wife, Julia, the woman who loved him. But most of all – he would need blood…