After the Great War forced the races of Earth to be blended into a single race, bored scientists tinkered with DNA.
First they created decorative pets. Then they created decorative humans.
On a deserted way station planet, a young woman chases after her runaway neon orange Yorkie and a created young man pursues the most rare decorative pet in existence - the mysterious confetti cat.
In a universe where human values are turned upside-down, what's the life of a created pet - or human - worth?