An interesting mix of people and cultures. The world’s environment is much like Earth-That-Was: desert, rainforest, plains, tundra and such. While not as heavily populated as the Central “Core” Planets, Persephone still seems a very big place to those from the Rim Planets. Persephone has a tradition-oriented aristocracy, a small but thriving middle class, a fair share of poor and desperate, and a shadowy underworld.
Home to the Eavesdown Docks.
Like the horses, the aristocracy of Persephone all lay claim to a pedigree. Then again, anyone with the right stack of coin can purcahse his own lordship, what with a fancy sash and all. Noble families live on large estates, attending to business, dancing at opulent balls, playing golf or tennis, and settling matters of honor in formal duels.
Persephone is an impressive cross-section of humanity, which is just another way of saying that it’s a world with an over abundance of opportunity and danger.
Landing here is supposedly regulated, but the traffic is so heavy that the harried The Alliance officials who try to police this have mostly throw up their hands in frustration. Sometimes they don’t even bother to ask what your business is.