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Kai and Maisie are about the celebrate their first Valentine's Day on the planet Iago Prime. However, the holiday traditions they established back on Earth such as celebrating Valentine's Day with a picnic on the beach are impossible to maintain in the hostile environment of their new home. But in spite of the many limitations imposed by living on Iago Prime, Kai pulls out all the stops to give Maisie an unforgettable Valentine's Day.

This is a science fictional Valentine's Day story of 2200 words or approx. 10 print pages.
 

Published: Pegasus Pulp Publishing on
ISBN: 9781519911773
List price: $0.99
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