Before she pretended to be a human, she was a guardian.
Before she became a guardian, she was a warrior, a protector, a mate, and a mother.
So nothing much changed, really…
When slave raiders destroy her village, First Female to fly in the open sky is the only survivor.
Allarand, an all-knowing wanderer of the Great Neutrality, nurses her back to health,
And with no place to go, she decides to walk by his side,
even when he brings her to witness a deadly ritual on a slaver world.
Will she learn the ultimate secret of the universe here?
And what will she have to pay to gain this knowledge?