Adam sat in bed, watching the alien woman beside him sleep. He often expected to see antenna emerge from the top of her head, like in old black and white sci-fi movies. But Danica never showed how she was different...how she wasn't from Earth. He tried not to think about the scarier sci-fi movies that featured pretty alien girls from outer space...
He was supposed to studying intelligence reports on what the Confederates were up to now that they had lost the war. None of it was very interesting now that it was peacetime. Peace brought to the world by Danica. Did she understand what she had gifted the world with?