After surviving an attack that changed his life forever, Thomas DePaul flees the city of New Orleans. Now, after 115 years, curiosity urges him to return home.
Upon returning to the city, Thomas meets a mysterious young woman who introduces him to the leader of a secret society, the Mengodda. After spending so many years alone, Thomas is pleased to acquaint with others like himself, but not for long. When faced with a deadly ultimatum that he refuses commit to, Thomas is plunged into a world of deceit and madness.