The end has come for the City of the Saved. A wave of all consuming unknowableness is consuming the City and nothing, not even the last stand of the combined might of all of humanity's armed forces, could stop it. Standing before it is Compassion, the last human descendant. Does she have a plan to succeed? Obviously....
- The Anonymity
- The original City of the Saved is destroyed (or rather, consumed).
- This story concludes the storyline begun in Of the City of the Saved... and continued in A Hundred Words from a Civil War and Apocalypse Day.
- Compassion was mother to a breed of timeships for the Great Houses, who are considered human by City standards, but for reasons known only to Compassion were excluded from resurrection in the City. (PROSE: The Shadows of Avalon)