Michael Tenicek was a man haunted by the dreams of a woman named Miranda that he could remember vividly--except for the fact that he had no idea who she was or how he knew her. After fruitless attempts to avoid dreaming, which wrecked his productivity at work and caused him to seek out old friends and acquaintances in a desperate attempt to learn the woman's identity, Tenicek was visited one evening by The Hanged Man.
The Hanged Man showed Tenicek an encounter between The All-American and The Time-Keeper which led to the Time-Keeper attempting to completely unravel time. The day was saved by a gathering of heroes but, the Hanged Man noted, there were some issues left unresolved. One of these was Miranda.
Due to a slight change in historical events, her grandparents never met and she was never born. Tenicek was given the option of remembering her (and recognizing that they could not be together) or forgetting her completely. His choice...