Looking at her newborn, Mrs. Otis saw greatness in her son. Showing her faith in him, she named him Alvan.
Alvan was the type of child many might overlook. His quiet nature could make him invisible when with others yet history is full of people of little significance until circumstances thrust them into the public eye… so it was for Alvan.
The Great Plague came upon the people. None were spared the effects, excepting Alvan. He had a natural immunity. It was this that brought about the cure.
The world rejoiced. Alvan Otis had lived up to his naming anagram.