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Abelard along with Heloise, was captured by the forces of Commodus and placed in Indianapolis Zoo for the emperor's upcoming naming ceremony, where the griffins and several other animals would be killed.
Britomartis tasks Apollo and Calypso with going to the zoo to rescue the griffins. The two Gorgons to the zoo and find Abelard and Heloise (who is due to have an egg). Just then, Lit arrives and tries to kill Apollo, but is stopped by Meg McCaffrey, who battles him. Apollo and Calypso are able to free the griffins and escape the the zoo with Meg and return to The Waystation.
After Heloise is killed by Commodus' forces, Abelard leaves the Waystation for a while to mourn his mate privately.