The long-lost FBI agent Phillip Jeffries has been to the land beyond beyond. He materializes from a dream into a dream; out of thin air with a mind crackling of electricity. He confounds agents Cooper, Rosenfield, and Chief Gordon Cole with his ravings, but each of them knows down deep that this wreck of a man has experienced something horrifying, something truthful.
“I’ve been to one of their meetings.”
He’s witnessed the inner workings of the Black Lodge. He’s been witness to their secret worship and seen what lurks behind the masks. How can any man keep his sanity after such things?