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Beatrice of Evreux
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Amandine de Vitteaux
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Eleanor de Hautefort
Etienne de Villiers
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Jean de Valois
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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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2018-06-15 07:28:09 The Embassy Returns by Philippe de Trencavel
2018-06-24 11:30:45 Bride's Home Visit by Bernard de Armagnac
2018-06-25 13:14:09 England's Enemies by Agnes Randolph
2018-06-26 12:59:57 Launch by Louis of Orleans
2018-06-28 11:15:31 The Coin's Sides by Agnes Randolph
2018-06-29 13:23:47 Coherence by Philippe of Evreux
2018-06-30 02:16:40 The Shadows of a Crown by Agnes Randolph
2018-07-01 06:19:05 Egyptian Analogies by Philippe de Valois
2018-07-02 12:58:01 Also Dead by Louis of Orleans
2018-07-03 12:22:42 It Smells Wrong by Bernard de Armagnac
2018-07-04 07:28:06 It Smells Too Under the Perfume by Catherine of Alencon
2018-07-05 05:56:48 Calamity Jeanne by Jeanne de France
2018-07-05 12:02:55 Ë™(As Pierre) Friendly Warning by Philippe of Evreux
2018-07-06 07:26:25 A Desperate Plan by Louis of Orleans
2018-07-07 06:35:01 Kidnapped? by Catherine of Alencon
2018-07-07 11:17:03 Fit of Anger by Jean de Valois
2018-07-14 09:46:22 (As Pierre) Hard Days by Philippe of Evreux
2018-07-15 06:24:23 Knock-Down Drag-Out by Beatrice of Evreux
2018-07-15 12:34:08 The Darkness Inside by Jeanne de France
2018-07-16 07:40:24 Double Mill by Louis of Orleans
Latest Story Board Posting:

2018-07-03 06:41:46 RE: July Awards by Jeanne de France
2018-07-03 12:27:43 RE: July Awards by Bernard de Armagnac
2018-07-03 12:29:19 RE: July Awards +++ by Bernard de Armagnac
2018-07-06 06:12:08 The First Like of July by Beatrice of Evreux
2018-07-06 07:27:14 RE: The First Like of July by Louis of Orleans
2018-07-06 12:41:07 Welcome, Jean by Beatrice of Evreux
2018-07-07 06:36:21 RE: Welcome, Jean by Catherine of Alencon
2018-07-07 11:19:46 RE: Welcome, Jean by Jean de Valois
2018-07-07 11:31:15 Character Bio: Jean de Valois, Duke of Burgundy by Jean de Valois
2018-07-07 21:48:10 RE: Welcome, Jean by Louis of Orleans
Latest Planning Board Posting:

2018-07-01 12:05:10 RE: Some wild ideas by Beatrice of Evreux
2018-07-01 12:07:58 Hollow Crown by Beatrice of Evreux
2018-07-01 12:15:07 (HC) Main Plot by Beatrice of Evreux
2018-07-02 07:17:50 RE: (HC) Main Plot by Louis of Orleans
2018-07-02 12:03:24 RE: Hollow Crown by Charles de Navarre
2018-07-02 12:45:26 The Dauphins by Philippe de Valois
2018-07-03 03:21:30 (HC) Catherine's marriage by Catherine of Alencon
2018-07-03 06:44:54 (HC) The Siblings by Jeanne de France
2018-07-03 12:31:43 (HC) Dilemma by Bernard de Armagnac
2018-07-07 13:18:04 Summer Vacation by Beatrice of Evreux


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