Nick Shepherd rockets up the UNRC Oil Company corporate ladder at warp speed. As he nears the highly coveted and competitive top spot, terrorism, marriage trauma, and an oil glut divert his trajectory. Nick loses his focus. Longevity runs in his family, and he wonders, “Is that all there is?” This leads him to take irrational risks. Or are they so irrational? Nick had lost his way. This is a tale of mystery and suspense, leading Nick on a new path which stretches him beyond his imagination.