This is the story of trust betrayed by disregard. The age-old tale of the creator ravished by Herodian builders. At its center, Daniel Best, an Australian comics fan and chronicler of comics industry creators, wetting his feet in the icy waters of professional book publishing. Enter Daniel Herman, founder and Publisher of Hermes Press who would gain Daniel's trust for his first venture. The subject is Hermes Press' newly released art book, Partners for Life, the story of memorable comics creator team Ross Andru and Mike Esposito.