Ser Lev Arris wakes up in a hospital on the planet Crius and has no idea who he is and where he is coming from. He is told by a doctor that he had been frozen 10 or more years ago because he had a disease which was not curable then and that his starship crashed shortly before arriving at Crius star port. As he recovers in the hospital still without any memory he is hijacked by two men in dark uniforms and put in a starship where he looses consciousness. When he wakes up again, he finds himself to be on the planet Hermes. An adventure to find out about his roots begins... Written by
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Six of the eight main planets in the Tri-System; Anhur, Crius, Hades, Hermes, Hephaestus and Janus IV, are named after mythological Gods from the Greek, Roman and Egyptian eras. Karatikus is named after Caratacus, the leader of a British tribe who resisted the Roman invasion. The planet Bex, which produces Bex Beer, may possibly have been named after Beck's, the German beer brand. See more
[Lev Arris goes aboard the Kindred flagship and comes face-to-face with his brother, a hideously disfigured man dragging along some kind of pumping organ on a long, veiny tail
You! You look... you look the same. How I hated that face. And how I loved my own.
Well it's just as well you're so well adjusted, Sar, otherwise that could have driven you a little crazy. You look like shit, by the way.
Shit? Shit? Still the same old smug Vell, eh? Well, your face might be new, but that's the only thing ...