A Flowerling of Sapo escapes the gravity of her home world only to experience marvels and fears beyond her imagination. Can she dodge the fire-ice crystals of the corm-People? ...Can she escape the inflexible marriage customs of the Pipo’s Insect Folk? Can she save the Ittlings from the pod menaces of the tar sands? Will she ever return to her home world? A meld of SF and fantasy, 4700 words.