Episode 22, named “Give a Thief Enough Rope and He’ll Hang Himself”, portrayed Lizbeth’s attempt to resurrect Adam using a god summoned through Philomela’s sacrifice. Chise disrupted this plan by rescuing Philomela, revealing her desire to live. This act prevented the sacrifice and disrupted Lizbeth’s scheme.
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Chise’s interference by destroying the summoning circle points towards an impending battle against a godly entity. During this season, Adam and Iris’s history and the identity of this entity are just a few of the amazing plot twists that are sure to come.