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Five Sentence Summary
OK, actually I count six. This is phase 2 of the snowflake, so making pretty good time here.
In the distant future, the inhabitants of an isolated world of airships and eighteenth century science is adjusting to the revelation of a galactic Government promising to bring them into an era of prosperity and communion with other planets. C, first mate of an airship in the Sky Guard, volunteers for his planet’s first diplomatic mission to another world to be near L, his unrequited love. He returns 5 years later to find his world transformed and himself pursued for a crime committed on the day of his departure. Aided by a band of friends, he sets out to clear his name and win the hand of his one true love. He unravels the mystery, too late to prevent L from leaving his world for the stars. To prevent a senseless tragedy, C follows after her, leaving his world behind.