The last thing Jekun wanted to do was turn neuter. She'd spent her life as a pampered breeder in the caverns of House Sadlan, a female prized for her intelligence and stamina. Changing this late in her life meant... loss. Heartbreak. Work! Can she - it - find a place among the neuters of her House? Or, is there no peace to be found in a new body? A short story of the Jokka.