The world has gone post-apocalyptic and Amoury Sweet lives in a society where prudes rule and the human spirit is subdued. Initially, she copes as well as anyone can under these circumstances. But it is a machine-dominated, harsh and unforgiving world and soon the mysterious dreams that were once only a nuisance become a stumbling block in her attempt to blend in. She was never meant to live this way and neither was anyone else and she knows this. But can she free herself and others from the tyranny of prudishness?
Outside, she squeezed her eyes almost shut to protect them from the attacks of a violently angry sun. The heat was so overwhelming that she recoiled when it first hit her body. Surveying her captors in their thick suits and helmets she envied the protection they had from the sun. All she had was this wild head of hair that she’d been unable to t……