Marti Hansen, celebrated racing driver, is poised to win the championship for the second straight year. Derek Hamilton, her rock-star lover, is planning to record an enchanting little ditty with his unlikely collaborator, Zora Covell. The trio have no inkling that they are about to meet a visitor from the future who will lead them on an adventure that will change their lives-and influence the very course of the galaxy! Patrolling the timelines for the High Council, Enicar-Rilon pinpoints the genesis of the violence currently wracking all known civilizations. Defying the highest law of Homeworld, the Timer hastens to a small planet circling a nondescript sun, only to discover allies undreamed of -and devastating personal consequences!