The next selection in my short story collection is The Lush of Lichtenstein, a tale of the luckiest woman on Earth, who discovers a new life on Venus, which is inhabited solely by women. Enjoy.
The Lush of Lichtenstein
A Venus 1888 Adventure
Princess Franziska Maria Johanna of Liechtenstein pranced freely about the sitting room of the Goldener Löwe Hof royal suite, dancing by herself to a waltz playing in the distance. Colonel Imbach, her appointed protector and chaperone, had refused to permit her to attend the celebrations, so she and her companion had had to make do celebrating by themselves. She twirled around the room, bumping into tables, knocking over empty wine bottles, and tipping crystal goblets. Continue reading