A woman designed for breeding is thrown into the fight when her home is attacked by men wanting her womb. While fighting to survive, she also fights for herself and everyone like her. For their right to choose, live & love who they want.
Surviving abuse leaves no soul unscathed, and this is especially true of Ptielieren, an elite elvish bodyguard involuntarily integrated into an aversive-heavy culture. Strength can exist absent a ringing victory and weakness does not signify defeat.