Colin is finally starting to catch on. Between Sophia’s multiple references to Kykeon and the fact that Phil is actually helping them navigate through the Aether, he realizes that the key to all of this relies on Phil to maintain whatever rare state he’s in, due to his “special blend.”
Phil, Colin and Sophia traverse tunnels within the Aether and meet Diogenes the Cynic. The world’s original hipster and troll.
While on a class trip, two college students discover a secret dimension ruled by ancient philosophers, accidentally getting their teacher’s assistant (and Colin’s crush) possessed along the way. They must become enlightened (or fool everyone into thinking they are) to return back home.