1: Rhoda stumbles off of her knees onto all fours. She is surrounded by a meditation circle of candles.

2: Panting, she stumbles over to a large chest.

Rhoda: Fuck, fuck fuck…

3: The snake spirit slithers in close with amused interest.

4: The ancient book that Melissa gave her is open. It shows summoning information for a particular demon, including a large, intricate circle of runes. Julia’s family key is near the center of the circle, surrounded by drawn runes and crystals.

5: Rhoda’s hands drag chalk across the wooden floor.

6: Rhoda hastily draws a complicated runic circle on the ground, using tape measure to get the angles right.

The Serpent: What ARE you up to?