Unrest plagues the sector. Augmented humanoids and their supporters rally, fighting to regain their rights. The rich exploit their workers, and the poor struggle to scrape by. The center cannot hold. Rebellion is on the horizon, but no one wants to make the first move.
On Rome, a group of travelers arrives. Loosely connected through the spacer (and sometime smuggler) Zhery Sofia, many of them are meeting for the first time.
There’s a storm coming. Will they lay low, or ride the gale?