Although only in her early 20s, Letty Lichman is a cosmopolitan. Born in Ukraine, raised in Cyprus, grown up in Germany, this political scientist has settled down at Van Olphen, in Zeist. Her intelligence rivals her aspiration to contribute to a better world. At first she thought in huge steps, like a big boss. Meanwhile she places authority above power, tenacity above pomposity. Lady Letty is a diplomat.