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“If seeds in the black Earth can turn into such beautiful roses what might not the heart of man become in its long journey towards the stars?”
Virginis is the capital and only core system of the Serene Republic. Its people are fiercely nationalistic and united in the common cause of combating the Central Collective.
The last of the systems to be settled in the initial wave of extrasolar colonization, Virginis later found itself in the middle of one of humanity’s earliest interstellar wars as the expanding Federal Commonwealth of Worlds came into conflict with the independent spinward systems that would eventually form the Rimward Trade Council. In the aftermath of that war the system became a jointly administrated demilitarized zone, lacking in political influence but nonetheless thriving as a hub of commerce and travel.
Recently, during the War of Ascension and the destabilization of the Federal Commonwealth, the inhabitants of the Virginis system founded the Serene Republic of the Virgin Star in the name of sovereignty and security. Through the support of their neighbors and the generous contributions and sacrifices of private citizens, the people of VIrginis fended off the attacking Central Collective and held onto their newly founded nation.
In ascending order of orbital distance from the star, the Virginis system consists of the following fourteen officially recognized bodies.