Near the end of the Soviet Era, Russia
celebrated the Thousand-Year-Anniversary of its Christianization. This root, however, links Russia back to
the Byzantine System of top down imperial control
that started as a religious doctrine under the Roman Empire. The
doctrine was later reflected in Soviet ideology and its resulting political practice.
A dialog unfolds in the background to a fictional peace conference. The location is once again the Seven Heavens Restaurant (now closed), 900 feet above Moscow on the Ostankino Tower.
(Anton) is torn by the revelation. What she celebrates is in reality the ideological defeat of her country and
of the people she
loves, a type of rape. That's what was being officially celebrated.
Anton has her heart turned upside down by a facet of empire that had infected her country's history without anyone being aware of it. Here the story begins.