William Marconi is a soldier who appears as a simple man, but is anything but. He is one of the 144,000 who have used their power to bring order to the Earth. Unrivaled for decades, the superpower they have served has stood above all other countries. In a single heartbeat, however, William is faced with an opponent he has never known the likes of. Civilian and soldier alike become victims in a bloodbath that threatens to consume all he knows. In order to win, he’ll have to question his allies, his enemies, and himself.