“I must ask you – with greatest respect, Lord Demon….” The general looked up with eyes maddened by fury. “Why do you drape your arm around the divine emperor with such intimate familiarity?”
Rodukjo stared down his nose at the general. “Your emperor has but one thing of value to offer in exchange for my fealty. The pleasures of his body.”
Newly crowned emperor Dianese needs the power of the lascivious demon Rodukjo to solidify his authority. The mighty demon asks for a dear price in exchange for his aid – one Dianese has no choice but to accept.
The emperor expects a life of suffering at the hands of the demon, but as their partnership evolves, something more profound develops.