By Jeremy Robinson
A phenomenon referred to as crustal displacement shifts the Earth's crust, repositioning continents and inflicting numerous deaths. within the wake of the worldwide disaster, the realm struggles to keep up its displaced billions. yet Antarctica, freshly thawed and blooming, has emerged as a brand new desire. instead of salary a global struggle no kingdom can suffer, the major international locations devise a contest, a race to the guts of Antarctica, with the 3 victors dividing the continent. it really is inside this race that Mirabelle Whitney, one of many few surviving specialists at the continent, grouped with an American detailed forces unit, reveals herself. however the risks watching for the staff are a ways worse than feared; past the bitter background of a torn family members, past the nefarious intentions in their human enemies, past the traditional creatures reborn via anhydrobiosis-there are the Nephilim. the realm races to assert a brand new continent, in basic terms to discover it already taken.
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The opposite groups . . . ” “I instructed you to not glance. ” “We’re no longer prisoners,” Merrill stated with a quiver in his voice. “We’re livestock, clean meat for the slaughter. ” He sneered. “Heroes of outdated . . .! They’re devils similar to their fathers. ” Whitney knew that the least worthy factor for her father to do was once move on an ethical tirade. They had to break out, or they might turn out a Nephilim meal. She was once approximately to calm him down while voices echoed up the hallway. One was once sincerely a lady. Her voice held an ordinary pitch. the opposite, a deep bass, belonged to a Nephilim. They have been arguing. In English. “Enki, please. they're diversified than the others,” the girl pleaded. “They are human such as you, instructor. If i locate them to be dead, i'm going to at the very least locate them to be a filling meal. ” “Enki, i will be able to see it of their eyes and one of the articles they carried. they'd make first-class academics besides. ” A pause. Then, “The clash among the sons of guys and the Rephiam has all started anew. i can't undergo their presence. ” “They carried the publication. ” “A Bible? ” “Yes, simply as I did for those who discovered me. And Enlil acknowledged they knew who he was once, that the guy referred to as him through your first given identify. ” one other pause. “Please, master,” the girl stated. “Spare them for now and choose their knowledge for your self. i feel you will discover them of a few use. ” “Very good, instructor. but when you're wrong—” “I understand. ” The voices light. They have been relocating away. Whitney and Merrill stood nonetheless, gripping the mobile bars with demanding fingers. Their eyes met. “Do you already know what you simply heard? ” Merrill requested. Whitney nodded. “We have a pal, and that may be our in simple terms approach out of right here. ” “No,” Merrill blurted. “The names. Enki. Enlil. ” “What approximately them? ” “They’re Sumerian gods, worshiped by way of the 1st human civilization. The Nephilim are immortal. they've got no souls, yet they reside eternally. those Nephilim, those that escaped the flood, are the unique leaders, the traditional gods worshiped by means of our ancestors as gods. there was hypothesis that the Nephilim have been the foundation for numerous myths and deities—the Titans, the Pantheon, Olympus, Atlantis, Valhalla. these types of myths that we have got constantly believed to be conjured up by means of the human mind's eye stay in a starting place of truth. ” “You’re asserting they’re gods? ” “To the uneducated, they could appear as a lot. They can’t be killed via any potential we all know of. They reside perpetually. They’re giants with inhuman powers lent to them via their unholy fathers. In a crude feel, they're gods, having been worshiped all through background. yet they aren't God. “Enki used to be one of many significant Sumerian gods. He was once the god of water, fertility, and production. His sacred citadel used to be known as the Mound of production . . . ” Merrill paused and a grin unfold onto his face. “We will be status within the exact same Mound of construction at once! ” “Dad, I don’t—” “Wait,” Merrill acknowledged. “There’s extra. ” “I don’t see how this is often going to aid us,” Whitney controlled to assert. Merrill appeared her within the eyes. “Know thy enemy. ” Whitney pursed her lips. He had some extent.