On the planet, [[Theo Whittaker | Captain Whittaker]] was taken captive by taller more robust humans after crash landing the [[USS Kumari]]. His companions, Captain's Yeoman Haneer and Security Officer Skalvok are being held elsewhere. Skalvok being severely injured from the crash. [[Theo Whittaker | Captain Whittaker]] meets the leader of the humans, Verne. What will be learned by this exchange?