Year One, Autumn: The du Bois Family

Previous Post / Next Post: Previous du Bois Post / Next du Bois Post: The River Ayre’s lumber mill wheel had been repaired, and it turned with the current. Logs came down river from the King’s Forest and workers guided them into the saw and turned them into timbers for the kingdom’s post-plague boom. Sir …

Year One, Autumn: The du Beaumont Family

Previous Post / Next Post Previous du Bois/du Beaumont Post / Next du Beaumont Post The Dowager Viscountess du Beaumont arrived just before sunset, on an early Autumn evening, to take charge of her villa. She was met by Lady Elizabeth Chevalier, who had overseen the preparations of the house and the gardens. Lady Chevalier …