The conquest is over and New Spain is overrun with conquistadors- turned-bureaucrats.
Balboa is laid off. He convinces Florinda, his beloved Aztec maiden, to take the Three Stars bus from 16th century Mexico City to Tijuana in the Northernish Empire where they begin to map out their love. But can love survive on The Border at the end of the 20th century?
Translated by Debbie Nathan and Willivaldo Delgadillo.