Renasco commands that Ming spy on her employer and pass any intelligence on. If she refuses, the price could be what few precious memories remain- or even her life.
Heat: Reference to a woman wearing a “transparent blue leotard barely suitable for public wear”. At one point a man has his shirt off for medical reasons, and there are romantic thoughts on both sides (but about nothing more than kissing). There is a reference in passing to some kind of group um, romantic encounters, but none of the named characters participate in or approve of it, and the reader is never asked to imagine it.