This is the story of three people: Sten Duncan, a soldier of humanity; Niun, last warrior of the humanity’s enemies and Melein, priestess-queen of the final fallen mri stronghold. Two mighty species fight for a galaxy: humanity driving out from Earth and the enigmatic regul struggling to hold their stars with mri mercenaries. Here is diplomacy and warfare, conspiracy and betrayal and three flesh and blood people thrown together in a life and death alliance.