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Amandine de Vitteaux
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Eleanor de Hautefort
Etienne de Villiers
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Jehanne de Saint Sauveur
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With the royal coffers empty, and no formalized system of taxation, King Philippe IV asks Jacques de Molay, the Grand Master of the Knights Templar for a loan. When he is refused, the King has every member of the Order arrested on the same night (Friday the 13th of October), and seizes the gold anyway. Under torture, the Grand Master confesses to spitting on the cross and is convicted of heresy.

The King promptly has him burnt at the stake, coercing the Pope into green-lighting the whole affair. However, as Molay burns, he issues a curse upon the King and Pope Clement, and all of their descendants for 13 generations. When the Pope dies shortly afterwards, it seems as though the curse is at work.

Meanwhile, Robert of Artois, a French nobleman, feels that he has been cheated out of his inheritance by his aunt, Mahaut. Her daughters are married to the King’s sons, and when Robert learns of their infidelity, he enlists the help of the King’s daughter, Isabella, to bring them down. His actions set in motion a series of events that are to have wide-ranging consequences for both France and England.


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2019-07-17 12:24:49 Unexpected Problem: the Dauphin's Stubborness by Catherine of Alencon
2019-07-18 09:38:53 Not Unexpected: the Connétable's Outrage by Arthur de Richemont
2019-07-19 09:37:23 (As Isabelle D’Évreux) Joke and/or Test by Beatrice of Evreux
2019-07-20 13:10:25 Philippi = Orléans by Arthur de Richemont
2019-07-22 06:43:18 Circumvented by Agnes Randolph
2019-07-30 11:56:48 God's Little Miracles by Catherine of Alencon
2019-07-31 11:41:35 Neither Defeat Nor Victory by Philippe de Valois
2019-08-01 12:14:11 Unrefusable Offer by Philippe de Valois
2019-08-02 12:31:28 Managing the Siege by Arthur de Richemont
2019-08-05 13:22:15 (As Isabelle D'Évreux) In Poitiers with the Maid by Beatrice of Evreux
2019-08-07 12:14:42 (As Isabelle D'Évreux) In Poitiers with the Maid Pt. 2. by Beatrice of Evreux
2019-08-08 13:00:16 The Most Fairy Tale by Jeanne de France
2019-08-09 10:56:22 Her Banner by Philippe de Valois
2019-08-10 12:52:40 (As Charlot & Felipe de Navarra) Up to Orléans and Some Mischiefs by Philippe of Evreux
2019-08-11 12:27:19 One More Letter by Agnes Randolph
2019-08-12 11:40:17 Child's Play by Catherine of Alencon
2019-08-13 11:57:14 Operation La Pucelle by Arthur de Richemont
2019-08-15 10:25:12 Resolutions and Superstitions by Agnes Randolph
2019-08-15 12:31:11 On the Edge of Reality by Philippe de Valois
2019-08-16 12:02:20 An Offer for Lord John by Philippe de Valois
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2019-08-02 01:52:54 RE: August Awards by Philippe de Trencavel
2019-08-02 04:53:04 RE: August Awards by Agnes Randolph
2019-08-02 06:39:40 RE: August Awards by Jeanne de France
2019-08-02 12:35:10 RE: August Awards by Arthur de Richemont
2019-08-05 13:29:30 It is official: 1800th Post! by Beatrice of Evreux
2019-08-05 21:36:45 RE: It is official: 1800th Post! by Jeanne de France
2019-08-06 21:39:27 RE: It is official: 1800th Post! by Charles de Navarre
2019-08-07 11:41:34 RE: It is official: 1800th Post! by Arthur de Richemont
2019-08-07 21:39:36 RE: It is official: 1800th Post! by Philippe de Valois
2019-08-09 09:12:23 RE: It is official: 1800th Post! by Philippe de Trencavel
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2019-08-02 06:05:20 The Second Like of August by Beatrice of Evreux
2019-08-02 12:36:30 RE: Numbers - BĂ©atrice! 1800! by Arthur de Richemont
2019-08-02 12:38:31 RE: The Second Like of August by Arthur de Richemont
2019-08-09 13:01:06 Shall we move? by Beatrice of Evreux
2019-08-09 21:37:05 RE: Shall we move? by Philippe de Valois
2019-08-10 01:53:12 RE: Shall we move? by Agnes Randolph
2019-08-10 02:22:35 1429 by Beatrice of Evreux
2019-08-16 04:15:10 The Third Like of August by Beatrice of Evreux
2019-08-16 12:05:24 RE: The Third Like of August by Philippe de Valois
2019-08-17 11:51:11 Fourth & Fifth Likes of August by Beatrice of Evreux


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