He wakes in the dead of night, the August moon his only light in the darkness of his mountain chateau. He is alone, but the shifting shadows that stir within his room suggest the presence of another. Before the night is choked by the dawn he will be confronted with an encounter bearing the face his deepest dread. But could he be wrong? Is his dread in fact the most liberating, sensual experience that life will ever present to him? In the hours ahead as he is forced to challenge the understanding of his most basic instincts, he must make a decision that will determine not just the nature of the events of this night, but whether for him, tomorrow will ever come.