On Mercury a single day lasts 1,408 hours. Just like every Monday does on Earth.

Daria was the leader of the Intervarium– the youth group in charge of ferreting out humans who might be hiding out in Drab schools. Personally, we call this group Badgers. It’s a job she took most seriously. After all, everyone knows the humans are diseased rodents in need of extermination. Dang shame that she found herself suddenly counted among us . . .