a world without change, frozen in a time of magic and superstition,
where the immortal sons of a goddess fight a never-ending war.
that goddess, complacent in her self-created stasis. Boys will be
boys, after all. They'll settle down once they meet the right girls.
you're one of the nine women picked for the job. There's just a
couple problems. You're not from around here. You happen to like
your computer, cell phones, double-ply toilet paper. You don't believe