Business of Life
For the Stellar Nations, life is settling down after over a century of war and bloodshed. Some are trying to mend wounds. Others are just biding their time. Most are just happy the fighting is over and desperately want to believe it’s for good. The rebuilding brings hope and the rediscovery of lost treasures and knowledge.
The Verge has been reopened. Located in a region of space between the Orion Arm and Perseus Arm of the Milkyway, The Verge is home to at least a hundred inhabited systems; once colonies of the Stellar Nations. Over the long century of silence, some colonies prospered, others collapsed. Some welcome the Stellar Nations, others are willing to do anything they can to drive them away once more.
Amid this juxtaposition of calm and turmoil one with a keen eye, and the other a sharp intellect, see potential to live big. “Soon”, they say, “we’ll be ready to seek our fortune and glory”. What they don’t know is that time will be upon them more abruptly than they could ever have foreseen.