As the crippled Skomal is sinking to the bottom of the ocean, Marylou finds herself trapped between two malevolent and strange creatures. But will she find an unlikely ally to assist her escape?
Dr. Marylou Kelsum starts off on the voyage of a lifetime; a 14 month assignment exploring the ocean floor on a gigantic, state-of-the-art research submarine. Her excitement about being on board the Skomal’s maiden voyage is tempered when she initial suspects and unwanted admirer. But that is nothing compared to the horror that she uncovers shortly after they arrive at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.