While revisiting a peaceful planet for some well-earned rest and relaxation, Elizabeth Thorne is beset by the anguish of an unknown entity. This surprising entity is crucial to the survival of the planet itself as well as its people, and Elizabeth is its last best hope.|
Elizabeth and Captain Bianchi must unravel the historical secrets of the planetís people, and in the process discover their own connection to its indigenous life. The story begun on a beautiful beach is continued, as the gifts given them by a tribal leader prove to be much more than anyone had suspected... The rings which had embedded themselves into their flesh turn out to be connected to a whole new technological and biological wonder.
Elizabeth's Sympath abilities are put to the test when she and the Captain find that their wedding gift is much more than they had ever dreamed. Their unique relationship with each other and with the entity will turn out to be their greatest weapons in their mission.
However, when Elizabeth and Captain Bianchi offer to help find out what happened, they discover that they are being watched and manipulated by the very people they are trying to help. When their Federation and the Galaxy call upon them, their love, their dedication, and their combined strengths are the keys to resolving the ancient mysteries of the planetís history as well as helping its people survive. They will have to overcome deception and misinformation in order to solve the puzzle and bring the planetís inhabitants to their potential.