The planet is Trine, but there are countries in trouble. Portia and InterLand border each other even as the year, 1199, meant the time of changes would alter everything. Taking to clothes wearing would be a dangerous game, but then Langland's lover had disappeared. Court politics worsened even as Langland tried to apply his brilliant mind. But "changes" were imminent, and on the cusp of this new century, fates and destinies would be determined until the heretical prince could be tamed. But science and poetry merged. How would the world recover?