Maggie is selected to study abroad but the hopes of her family are cruelly dashed after an encounter with Soyan the daughter of a wizard. The great Igobo casts Maggie with a spell. One of the most feared tools of the wizard, a Hehe worm starts to control every aspect of her life.
The worm becomes a part of her and any action she takes against it will be revisited on her. Killing this worm would mean killing herself.
A roller coaster of events that follow on push their friendship to the limit.