Is is the heyday of space exploration, and Lieutenant Leard is spending it scoping out a boring, uninhabited planet.
Or so he thinks.
There is something down there on the planet, but it isn’t a monster. It’s a human, and he has laid a trap that’s set not only for Leard, but for everyone else…
This is a Stellar Intrepid adventure short story from the author of The Blue. If you are a fan of Star Trek, you will enjoy this story!