scatter my ashes
She's the daughter of the infamous Delphine LaLaurie, serial killer of the french quarter. He's a broken soldier fresh from war.
Buying the decrepit mansion in New Orleans was supposed to be a fresh start for Spencer, instead he finds his PTSD sent into overdrive. He's not just seeing his dead best friend now, he's seeing a woman haunting the rooms of his newly-acquired home too.
For Marie, her spiritual torture has lasted well over a century. A new inhabitant of her prison means another chance at salvation.
But sanity is a tightrope walk for both Spencer and Marie. And saving each other, might mean losing their minds.