Still in the employ of Ibis and Jacquel, Shadow sees his share of dead bodies... but doesn't ever expect them to be gods. When Mad Sweeney turns up and blames him for maliciously giving away his lucky coin, Shadow can only plead innocence - and the leprechaun then claims he is certainly doomed.
- Writer: Neil Gaiman, P. Craig Russell
- Artist: P. Craig Russell, Scott Hampton
- Cover: Glenn Fabry