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The Russian Empress, Alexandra Feodorovna, is dead.
After a health scare in April, the Imperial Family had believed that Alexandra was out of the woods, and her far-flung daughters--Olga, Princess of Wales; Tatiana, Queen of Lithuania; and Anastasia, Crown Princess of Belgium--returned to their new counties. But in May, the Empress died peacefully in her sleep, found the next morning by lady-in-waiting Ekaterina Alexeevna and the Empress' eldest sister Victoria.
Russia has been plunged into deep mourning, with funeral processions being carried out in both Moscow and Petrograd. The Emperor grieves his beloved 'Sunny,' while their young adult children face life without their mother. The vote on whether or not to abolish the monarchy has been indefinitely postponed, as all but the most hardened revolutionaries recognize it would be cruel to subject the bereaved Emperor to such a thing now--and even the revolutionaries realize, with public sympathy turned toward the figure of the lonely Emperor, it is a vote they would almost certainly lose.
Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna - Sister of Tsar Nicholas II, mother of Princess Irina
Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich - husband of Xenia, brother-in-law of Nicholas II
Prince Andrei Alexandrovich - eldest son of Xenia and Sandro, brother of Irina.
Princess Mary - sister, friend, and confidante to the Prince of Wales
Please contact Marie Nikolaievna if you are interested in any of the above roles. See the Cast
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NEW and Prospective
Members! - Confused? Not sure what's going on? What happened before the crash? Try this
thread for the answers and an introduction to the What If? story.
The What If? - We're an alternate history, researched as much as possible
to make it realistic. Just because it is alternate history doesn't mean it has
to far-fetched. No sci fi or fantasy elements, a pure what-might-have-been.
Planning - Planning for the novel in general.
Planning - Plots, ideas, summaries and the like for the What If? storyline.
For information and pictures about the Imperial Family, life in Imperial Russia, etc.
Out of Character - OOC comments, introductions, happy birthdays, congratulations, thanks yous--you get the idea. :)
What If? Info - For information and pictures about the people and places in the What If? storyline.
Storyboard Index - A comprehensive index of the storyboard posts. Almost everything you could possibly need to write an accurate post can be found here.
Characters, etc - To keep track of who is who, who needs an understudy, and so on and so forth.
I: May-Sept 1921
II: Sept '21-Feb '22
III: Jun-Oct '22
IV: Oct 1922 - Dec 1923
Letters V: Current Thread
Kolya's Birth, Marisha's Party
Summer in the Crimea
II: Anastasia Engaged, Diplomacy
III: Maria's Nameday, Aunt Miechen & Titles
IV: The Succession & The Children's Theatre
23: The Scandal & The Announcement
1922-23 II: The Dinner & The Exile
1922-23 III :
Grisha's Christening and Alexei's Accident
1923 I : The Paley Marriage & Alexei's Engagement
1924 I : Wedding Preparations
1924 II: Alexei & Elizabeth's Wedding
1924-25: Current Thread.
Olga's Wedding, Anastasia Meets Leo
The Daily Telegraph, Edwina
Kate's Birth, Sisters Visit, Shopping
II: OEM Visit, The Speech, The Party
23: A Health Scare
II: Royal and Imperial Visits
1924-25: Current Thread.
May 1921 - Present
1924-25: Current Thread
1922: Alexei's Tour
23: Anastasia's Honeymoon
1923:Egypt, Italy, Romania, France
Elsewhere 1924: Current Thread
1922: Anastasia's Wedding
1923: Philippe's Birth
Belgium 1924-25: Current Thread
1923-25: King Christo & Queen Tatiana
The Romanovs - One Last Dance's date today is:May 8th 1925AD
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