the kings eldest son is of the age to be married. thus his father arranges for his son to be marrried to the neighboring kingdom's princess. so on the day of his wedding the young lad sets off to meet his bride for the first time. strange that the guards that meet him do not take off their helmets. even stranger that no servents are seen rushing around. yet through the strangness he follows his exscorts to a back garden where he is to meet his bride. oh what a surprise when she comes out of the water and waves! he is to wed a mer folk! not the tailed kind mind you. the two legged kind. yet they still are scalled, need water, and are unlike any lady he has seen before! will they go through with the wedding? will true love shine through or will trouble rain down? wait and see!