Some relationships are doomed from the start. Being from the same species usualy helps keep a couple together. Their whole relationship is a roller coaster of ups and downs. Having been cherished and taken care of all of Marissa’s life, being put out in the cold is quite a shock to her. Complications arise from Butch trying to keep her safe, Marissa exerting her independence and the the big chunk of humanity that keeps getting in their way. A chunk that may soon become a thing of the past.