In a universe traversed by a vital force called the current, each man has a gift, a unique and particular power, capable of influencing its future. Cyra is the sister of the brutal tyrant who reigns over the shotet people and her gift is used by her brother to torture enemies. Akos is the son of a peasant and a priestess-oracle of the peaceful people of Thuvhe, kidnapped together with his brother by shotet soldiers. When Akos, thanks to his gift, enters the world of Cyra, the differences between the different origins of the two boys are shown in all their evidence, forcing them to a dramatic and definitive choice: helping each other to survive or destroy each other. ‘other.