Verity volunteers in an experiment to identify the root of evil only to find herself prisoner in the basement laboratories of a deceitful Professor. As if that's not enough she is then drafted in, as a result of the discovery of a hidden talent, to help Lancastrian Evil Genius Stan Mills in a mission involving the Middle East.
Mills collaborates with a transnational conglomerate to take over the world's seeds, starting with Verity's little allotment. Can interrogator Reid help her stop it? Does he even want to..?
Verity treats herself to a visit to the cinema. And finds that the film she believed to be dystopian sci-fi is actually a documentary, with her former beau the villain of the piece! Or is he the hero? She can only find out by accepting his offer of a tour of his workplace...