"Ina was dangerous. The tail that she had was slender but strong, and at the very tip was a large spike, sharper than any blade I have ever known. I know this because it has struck me many times in my sleep. And even in my waking. I have seen her use it in so many ways, and even then, covered in blood, hissing and snarling I am still so deeply in love with this creature."
Long after Earths evacuation, an accomplished Lieutenant finds himself stranded on a ney discovered planet, which bore strange new creatures and local natives.
Lieutenant Victor Mace was one of the most accomplished army men in the galaxy. He had fought many battles, and survived unimaginable conditions.
However, just when he thought death was upon him, he is recused by one of the natives, who is keen to learn more about him, and his planet, creating complications that couldn't be handle by just one man.
And bringing an alien home, wouldn't be easy at all.