This novel follows the life of the merchant Aberto and his Egyptian student Zahi. Zahi lives in Egypt. The Pharaoh rules his country as a tyrant. All the people are his slaves. He is ruthless and violent. Aberto a foreign merchant came to distord the tides and question his power. He teaches Zahi about everything he knows and later his student discovers that his mysterious merchant isnt the simple man he claims to be, but something more than that. He came on a mission. To free this country by passing the meaning of freedom in the hearts of all people.