Sophie talks to Alden and she tells him about her kidnappers. She realizes that Mr. Forkle is the one who rescued her from the kidnappers and that he's an elf. She also realizes he is part of the black swan. She gets a body guard named Sandor.
Sophie is at her tribunal. The judges say that she can stay in Eternalia. Sophie is very excited to hear the good news. She decides to stay with Grady and Edeline. The council says that she gets to stay at foxfire too. But Bronte has to be one of her mentors.
Della and Alden give Sophie a new Nexus. They are talking about how much fun Sophie's next school year is going to be.