***This book contains the short prequel Cain, The Immortal: The Beginning***Darkness is just a symptom.It is an absence of light.Darkness in and of itself is not evil.After killing his brother and being cursed to walk the earth as a physically and mentally scarred immortal, Cain just wants a normal life. But what he gets is a crazy vigilante vampire who is intent on having him. Christine can be very persuasive when she wants something, and what she wants is the dark immortal she bumped into one night at a bar called Tilt. Accidentally seeing a glimpse of his memories when they touch, she finds out that she isnt the only immortal in New York. And this one has a very dark secret. Christine can handle dark secrets, but can Cain handle her?