His world has risen to civilized heights only to be brought down to feudal times by the invading Melos. Afraid of a prophecy that predicts the rise of the Fallen gods, the Army of the First Prime, Emperor of Melos has proscribed the planet Aladon yet the Anolian survey team have found it. stranded on the planet with their scout destroyed, they assimilate with the population and create the being that the Melos have been terrified for a thousand generations would be born. Starborn, the Fallen with the powers of the sun in his body. Taleryn Cire` Rocher, orphan, bond servant to the village of Chernlee, he has no inkling of his fate or role in the Prophecy. Kidnapped and taken to another universe, he struggles to learn and adapt to his newfound powers.