Gaurav belongs to a saurian species in an intergalactic war with humanity. He lived in an interspecies community, giving his life protecting humans in a terrorist attack. His brother Chaurin comes to reclaim his body for a cannibalistic funeral ritual. Chaurin discovers Gaurav’s friendship with a pair of females, Amara and Narita, who request to participate in the ritual.
A well crafted, heartwarming story about tolerance, funeral rituals, and ethics of genetic engineering. Thought provoking.