The Rise of Lucerne
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Preceded By End of Darkness
Followed By Westros (Book)
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The Rise of Lucerne is the second book of the New World series, and the largest of the books so far. The Rise of Lucerne deals heavily with the growth of the Kingdom of Lucerne following the events of the Battle of Berne, and the effect this growth has on several of the characters in the Kingdom Of Lucerne.

The Rise of Lucerne is distinct in that it opens up the story to much of the outside world with significant chapters dealing with characters outside of the valley of Lucerne. The second largest chunk of the book from a POV point of view is a mixture of characters that have never entered the Valley of Lucerne or have any connection with the Kingdom Of Lucerne.

The Rise of Lucerne opens up into many different side stories of which Fires of Harrenhall, The Twilight, and Blood Lillies are the largest and the ones that open up the most areas of the plotline. The Twilight expands into the world of the Elves people with the POV Characters of many of the different Elven side groups featured throughout and explaining the motivations of these groups.

Many of the POV Characters are similar from the End of Darkness but on top of the members of that story come newcomers in the form of Karl Franz who takes the role of the Prologue and is the Emperor of the Imperium of Germania. Saiden Scarlet enters the POV role and details the increasingly powerful House Scarlet as well as the taking of Fairmarket, and the Riverlands. Lucie Lovie first starts off as a POV Character of the story during the Rise of Lucerne and she stands as the oldest child of William Lovie III. of whom she was born to Britney Hemsworth before she was sent away from Lucerne by his increasingly insane father.

The Rise of Lucerne deals with many conflicts including the Civil War in Alcase which is dealt with from the POV of Lesiana Orsinio. The Invasion of Westbridge is heavily the source of parts of the book and over the span of six chapters their are six characters that give a POV of the events of the Invasion of Westbridge.

The Rise of Lucerne begins with the aftermath of the Battle of Berne, and the dramatic end of the Lucernian Civil War which all but ended with the death of Sean Lovie. The expansion of the Kingdom of Lucerne into Westros begins following this as does the long foreshadowing of the eventual continent defining event in the form of the Invasion of Westbridge. The Invasion of Westbridge occurs and leads to Lucerne conquering basically all of Westros on the western side of the Rhine, and dramatically threatening many of the nations in the region and forcing both the Kingdom of Bolten, and The Empire into there own moves. The Rise of Lucerne ends with the dire conseuqences of the Bolten invasion of the Divine Lands which leads to a huge rise in the conflicts in Westros and the eventual Bolten-Lucerne War.

POV Characters

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Many of the POV Characters are similar from the End of Darkness but on top of the members of that story come newcomers in the form of Karl Franz who takes the role of the Prologue and is the Emperor of the Imperium of Germania. Saiden Scarlet enters the POV role and details the increasingly powerful House Scarlet as well as the taking of Fairmarket, and the Riverlands. Lucie Lovie first starts off as a POV Character of the story during the Rise of Lucerne and she stands as the oldest child of William Lovie III. of whom she was born to Britney Hemsworth before she was sent away from Lucerne by his increasingly insane father.

POV Characters Chapters
William Lovie III. 1, 3
Alice Lovie 6, 9
Hermione Granger 8
Edward Cullen 18
Jon Snow 2
Leven Martell 10
Saiden Scarlet 4

Tyrek Lannister

Brooke Scott
Lucie Lovie

Births and Deaths

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Plot Summary

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Lornax is the POV Character of the Epilogue and during this chapter he

Chapter One

William Lovie III.

Chapter Details

William Lovie III. is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter it starts with William walking out of the Berne Palace holding the body of Amber Heard of whom died to the madness of his brother in the previous story. As Faye, Jasper and Emmett tried to console him and help him with Amber he would refuse without words picking her body up and carrying her out of the throne room before collapsing outside of the inner keep where he would be helped up by Faye. He whispers to Faye that he needs to take her out of the fortress so he can bury her, and Faye goes ahead clearing the gatehouse, and letting the front gate open where William carries her all the way out of Berne and reaches the Valley of Berne where the large Lucernian army awaits and it is at this point that Alice meet him and he finally surrenders Ambers body to Jasper and breaks down in Alice's arms. Refusing to let go of Amber he finally releases her to Jasper when Alice pulls him into a hug, and he breaks down in her arms. With Thomas sleeping William gathers with the Lucernian army leadership and following a long discussion on their next steps he commands his friend Hanna Arryn be brought to him, and then the meeting breaks up and joined by Jasper, and Edward he returns to his tent where saying goodbye to them he goes into the tent and finds Alice sleeping on his bed holding a sleeping Thomas. Looking at the scene in front of him he starts crying as he thinks about the loss of Amber, and at the sound of his crying Alice wakes up and gets out of bed gently leaving Thomas in bed and the two siblings hug. Thomas eventually wakes up to the talking of Alice and William and Thomas at first only wants Alice, but William goes to him and talks to him about his love for Amber and when Thomas reveals that Amber had talked about William to him almost every night William tells him the story of how he met Amber of which was a story that Amber had told him a thousand times before. Meeting with Hanna Arryn the two old friends discuss a more personal view of what happened in Berne, and Hanna reveals to him the depths of some of the things that happened, but also refuses during their conversation to come with him back to Lucerne telling him that Aria needs her more. Discussing Aria, and her father Byron it becomes clear that he needs to speak with Aria and asks Hanna to bring her to him something she agrees to if William agrees to be lenient on her father of which William agrees to out of love for Hanna. Arriving at Lucerne he is met at the gates by Nicoli Machievelli of whom tells him that there is a serious situation in the south as it appears that leaders in the south have invaded the Kingdom of Righel.

Chapter 2

Leven Martell

Chapter Details

Leven Martell is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she is standing on board her ship as the Lucernian Fleet moves into the harbor of the Righel capital city of Calcaria, and joined on the deck by Quintus, and Desmera she can see the fear in the eyes of Quintus and wanting to understand why hes so afraid she takes him into her room leaving Desmera with her sister Dorea. Talking things over with Quintus she learns that he was physically abused by his father for years, and when Leven reveals that his sister Petillia has been given control of Righel he is even more conserned as it is implied that she sexually abused him during his youth and he will surely not survive long in a Righel controlled by Petillia. Meeting with Petillia, its Brooke who takes the lead, and Leven is overcome by indecision and watches as the whole meeting happens without her really becoming involved, but this changes when Petillia and Brooke discuss the return of Quintus. Leven storms into the discussion and interupting the discussion she implies knowledge of what Petillia did to Quintus and after argueing with both Brooke and Petillia for a time she forces them to name Quintus as her adopted son and a member of House Martell while she will guarantee to never come after Quintus or risk Leven coming after her. Having achieved what she wants Leven demands that no more negotiations be done and everything further to wait for William who will surely be coming soon, and despite clearly revealing that she wants to finish things now so that she can get credit for this Brooke is unable to convince Petillia who is now frightened of what damage Leven can do to her. The chapter ends with William arriving with a group of griffon in Calcaria, and as she walks up to William she sees Brooke standing off to the side and seeing the smile on Brooke's face she can't help but be angry at Brooke.

Chapter 3

Brooke Scott

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Brooke Scott is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she watches as William lands in the city of Calcaria

Chapter 4

Alice Lovie is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she

Chapter 5

Jon Snow spends time with his siblings during Chapter Two, and his brother Robb is shown to be now preparing to ask Doran Martell for Obella Martell`s hand in marriage. As they talk they discuss how Jon Snow finally managed to leave the northern lands, and with a sadness he tells Robb how he was forced to leave Ygritte behind when he left the northern Lands. Jon Snow during the end of the chapter has a conversation with his uncle after he travels northward to Winterfell, and during this chapter his uncle is revealed as a depressed man that is lost in sadness. The two discuss returning north and Benjen tells Jon that when the day comes he will travel alongside him. As Jon Snow and Samwell are nearing Winterfell they are stopped on the road by Randyll Tarly his father and his brother Dickon Tarly, and after a short converstation they leave, and following this Samwell tells Jon that he thinks there both strangers in this land.

Chapter 6

William Lovie III. is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he is forced to host a tournament at Forks in order to celebrate the great victory of his forces throughout the Kingdom of Lucerne but specifically at Berne, and travelling to Forks with the entire Shadow Council, his wife and heir William Lovie IV. he also has his cousin Kristen Trachtenburg with him of whom takes Thomas with them which pains him as seeing young Thomas makes him think of Amber. continues his changing of the Kingdom of Lucerne, and he begins to outline the capture of Fairmaket of which will become further fleshed out in chapter Four by the POV time of Saiden Scarlet of whom describes much of the annexation of the Riverlands throughout his chapter.  During the tournament Arthas Menathil arrives and William and Arthas spend a long time speaking to each other finally hashing out what they had been in long mail discussions and William is able to dissuade his fears and bring him into the Kingdom of Lucerne amassing a great victory for Lucerne without a sword swung. Following this victory William leaves the tournament for the night and sleeps with Bella Swan of whom he talks with even more about his plans for the Riverlands, and she is very supportive and is clearly extremely loving, but despite this throughout their entire conversation he cannot stop thinking about Brooke after seeing her during the tournament. Following sleeping with Brooke William goes to see Nicoli Machieveli and they are joined by Alice and the three of them discuss their potential choices when it comes to Brooke with many options coming up and William nearly pushing for a second wife before Nicoli manages to convince William to send Brooke south to Tuscany where she can feel that William is using but the reality is that he needs some separation from her. Following the departure of Arthas Menathil its William who must proceed over several criminal trials known collectively as the Trials of Forks.

  • During Chapter Three the expansion of the Order of the Dragons begins, and this changes dramatically the landscape of the land.

Chapter 7

Saiden Scarlet is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he is leading a force of House Scarlet northward into Fairmarket where he is leading the attack on the left front of the campaign against House WIlde. As the fighting goes forth the forces of House Wilde basically fully retreat, but it isn't until the arrival of Catherine Lovie and a large force of House Lovie that they surround the Wilde fortress of Whellia with some of there forces while the remainder move north to besiege Fairmarket. Arriving at Fairmarket they find it on fire, but were greeted by Olivia WIlde, and Andrik Wilde of whom delivered them the bodies of the Lord of House Jennet, and his child heir as a show of their loyalty to Lucerne. Saiden was beyond angry over this act and wanted to arrest the members of House WIlde but Catherine pardoned them, and forced Saiden to take on Olivia in his personal forces as a sort of prisoner alongside Andrik Wilde. Following the capture of Fairmarket the LUcernians quickly moved northward for a massive meeting in RIverrun where the Riverlords had all but given up on resisting the Lucernians. The alliance of House Scarlet, and House Blackwood begins in this chapter, and the friendship between Saiden Scarlet, and Eddard Starke increased further during this time.

Chapter 8

Brooke Scott is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she

Chapter 9

Alice Lovie is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she begins turning her attention to the inner workings of the royalty and nobles within the Kingdom of Lucerne, and during her chapter William and her relationship in background information is heavily featured. Alice Lovie on the surface attempts to make a romantic life with Jasper Hale, but it is revealed silently that she has love for William and that none can compare to that. Her romance with Jasper is shown during this time as she closes the door behind them as she seduces him, but nothing is shown of what transpires within. She greets diplomats from the Kingdom of Lothlorian of whom have come hoping to expand the relationship from non-excistent to something strong between the two groups, and she finds Teal'Vin Sunstrider a funny person who she gets along with well in there early time. Alice during this chapter also begins to hear rumors from her agents in Tree Hill that Brooke plans to kill Bella, and this horrifies her beyond belief. At the end of the chapter it is revealed that she has been dosing him with herbs that make him fall asleep and convinsing him that they were sleepig together when in fact they were not, but at the end of the chapter the dose doesn't work and she is forced to sleep with him. After sleeping with Jasper she goes to Maester Boestel of whom she asks for Moon Tea and she cries in her room while taking it in order to end any possible pregnancy between her and Jasper.

Chapter 10

Lucie Lovie is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she is revealed in the beggining as an unknown little girl called Lucie by Natalie Portmane takes over control for a time as she describes an ever worsening situation in Arnor, and through letters she reads from Chris Hemsworth she tells much about the situation that threatens to unravel in the region. The girl goes with her mother Britney Hemsworth of whom meets with her brother and while there together she hides and listens as her mother tells him the full story of her and William Lovie III. and we learn for the first time that she had given birth to a child of which would be his oldest child in the form of Lucie Lovie. Following this conversation Lucie is sent to play in the gardens with several other noble children including the siblings Ol-Phellia, and Dol-Delian Desrivia of whom she is shown to be best friends with Ol-Phellia, while in her thoughts she has a crush on Dol-Delian but her mothers tight leash on her has led to her never having any chance to ever explore her feelings in this way. She also spends time in the gardens with a second pair in the form of the cousins Tar-Tarik Pharaz IV. and Morwen Beor of whom she is also shown to be close to with Tarik in love with Phellia, while Morwen is behind Phellia her closest friend. The children are interupted by the arrival of King Ilrin-Tarik-Pharaz is there to visit his great grand son Tarik and during this time Tarik and Lucie discuss the happenings in northern Arnor and the ancient Tarik is quite open with how dangerous northern Arnor is becoming due to the work of the Teutons who he shows a real hatred towards.

Chapter 11

Ezio Ederiz is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he

Chapter 12

Edward Cullen is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he

Chapter 13

Hermione Granger is the POV Character of Chapter Eight and during this chapter she is riding up to the walls of Haris where she spots her brother giving out orders to several men, and smiles at far her brother has come from what she remembers him as being. Thomas spots her and the two share a hug before Thomas leads her inside the town where she asks to stay the night, and Thomas clearly realizing that something serious is going on doesn't press her but agrees and takes her to the room that he had made up for her if she ever came to House Granger's new estate in Haris. The two sit and talk over whats been happening with him, but she refuses to reveal anything to Thomas for fear he will talk her out of leaving or worse yet go with him and risk himself and they end there conversation with Thomas kissing her on the forehead and leaving to sleep. Falling asleep she remembers back to her departure from Hogwarts and slips into dreams of this event of which starts with her talking with Harry about her feelings for him, and he wants to tell Ron, but she refuses saying too many will be hurt. As she falls deeper into love with Harry she uncovers evidence of the excistence of the Deathly Grails of which are a very old series of items which she learns Lord Voldermorte has used to obtain near immortality, but she is horrified when she discovers that Dumbledore linked the items to Harry meaning if Harry dies then Lord Voldermorte will die as well. Realizing that Dumbledore will kill Harry she tricks Dumbledore into revealing what is present on Harry that is linked and learning what it is she begins a plan to flee Hogwarts with the necklase around Harry's neck which links him to Lord Voldermorte. As the chapter continues and there affairs expands she becomes increasingly aware of the cost it will have with Ron of whom hints to her that hes been hearing things about Hermione and Harry and openly says that it if it was true he would kill Harry. The dream ends with Ron walking in on Hermione and Harry just after they have finished making love, and waking up sweating Hermione finds it is almost mid-day as she believes the dreams had got her stuck within the fade. Packing herself up she gets back onto her horse and seeing Thomas she smiles at him but he doesn't see her and she sneaks out of the town making her way westward towards Lorraine. Realizing that the ring is in Alcase through the mistake of Dumbledore she plans to travel to Lorraine to find Anna Gushina of whom she believes will use Magi to take her to Alcase and introduce her to the princess of Alcase as she knows without an in she will never meet Leliana Orsinio. After weeks of travelling she makes her way into the Lorrainian capital of Stockgarden where she is shocked to find a Dragonoph Priest preaching at the gatehouse surrounded by several heavily armored guards, and surrounded by a large flock. Listening to the Priest for a few minutes she eventually leaves for the Temple of Maal where the Magi Order of Lorraine would greet her arrival with mistrust until the arrival of Anna Gushina of whom she knew from the Euro Magi Cup years earlier vouches for Hermione and she is led into the Temple of Maal.

Chapter 14

Alice Lovie

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Alice Lovie is the POV Character of Chapter Nine and during her chapter she enters the Mountains of Lucerne alongside Leven Martell, and Nicoli Machiavelli where they plan to meet with the Dwarves of Karak Izor. The meeting goes well and the alliance continues between the two nations with an expansion of the Underway northward towards the Dwarven Holds. The Dwarven Lords tell Alice some of the horrors that lurk within the Mountains of Lucerne, and she wonders the rest of the chapter whether they are ignoring the real threat to the Kingdom while they battle in the Riverlands, and other places. Upset over her argument with Lanna Lannister Alice goes to her brothers room and she reveals to William that Brooke plans to kill Bella, and that he needs to step in and stop this. When William refuses to move against Brooke the two argue and eventually he agrees to look into and leaves to have a meeting on Alice's findings, while she goes to the room of Dylan Steinmare and sleeps with him in an attempt to get pregnant and then rub it in Jasper's face the way Larra did to her, and she does this despite knowing that he had married Laera Steinmare and she was pregnant with their child.

Chapter 15

Leven Martell is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she goes into the Lands of the Riverlands, and the conquest of Fairmarket the leadership of Lucerne decides to pressure first Kul Tiras into joining them, and long term the massive invasion of Westbridge is first planned. Leven helps Jasper Hale deal with the acceptance of his sister Rosalie into his family, and the betrayal of his mother happens during this chapter with William warning her never again to question Jasper. Following this Jasper needs an escape and thus she and Jasper travels with William to Tree Hill where they witness the love of William and Brooke when he tells her that he knows what she plans, and that she can`t do it because he`s going to be there for her.

Chapter 16

Hedrik Clegane III. is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he details the trip to Kul Tiras where he joins the king in welcoming them into the Kingdom of Lucerne. During this time he meets with Tandred Proudmoore and he is impressed with the noblemen and when he hears about him having a bastard child (Dustin Rivers) he offers to take him on as a squire to himself, with the promice that at the end of his squiring he will knight him. During the tail end of the chapter he alongside the King, Robb Starke, and several other nobles meets with representatives of Lorderon of whom come on behalf of Arthas Menathil and wish to arrange a union between the two kingdoms.

Chapter 17

Lucas Scott is the POV Character of Chapter 12 of the Rise of Lucerne, and during this chapter he deals with the declining situation in Tree Hill following the discovery for him that Dan has begun to threaten Brooke and her baby. Realizing this he travels to Highgarden where he plots with the Tyrells and his uncle Kieth to remove Dan, but when it comes to it he is unable to actually pull the trigger on the plan and leaves Highgarden with less then he went with. Returning to Tree Hill he spends time with Morrigan who tells him of her time in the Circle of Magi, and tells him of a series of dreams she has been having of which all fortell the death of her sister by a dark man that Lucas comes to believe is his father.

Chapter 18

Franklin Brent is the POV Character of Chapter 13 and during the beggining of the chapter he wakes up after making love to Karyl Reyne and feeling rejuvinated after finally being with her, he doesn't wake her when a knock at his door brings him to meeting with his father. His father has a long conversation with him where he tells Franklin that he cannot give the land to Franklin, and must officially name Thomas as his heir. Franklin is destroyed by this news, and only the consoling of Karyl Reyne is able to keep him from exploding. Now forced to deal with the consequences of his father choosing Thomas to lead the newly planned and under construction Castle Stragnarax, he plans to befriend Thomas but discovers his brother at his door and telling him that he doesn't hold a grudge against Franklin for the way he was treated all those years. Discussing the changing faces he sees around him he confronts his father who apologizes for the way he made him feel but he could no longer live in a dillusion where the younger brother would be lord, and Franklin had to accept this.

Chapter 19

Edward Cullen is the POV Character of Chapter 14 and he would join William at the gates of Lucerne as the delegation of Arthas Menathil and the Lorderon leadership arrives in order to discuss the annexation of Lorderon into the Kingdom of Lucerne. Eventually after much debate the Kingdom of Lorderon is made a state within the Kingdom of Lucerne and thus Arthas is made an Arch Lord. Edward Cullen during this chapter watches from afar as silently many are beggining to once again question the sanity of Arthas Menathil, but so eager for the control of Lorderon is Lucerne that they sidestep this issue and leave it for another day.

Chapter 20

William Lovie III. is the POV Character of Chapter 15 and during this chapter he is approached by Bill Lovie of whom tells him about things. Among the things he discusses are the fact that he has another family living in Lorderon and that he is sorry that William never got to know them, but he knows that William will want to now. William and Alice discuss this, and it is quickly decided that they will make them members of House Lovie if they want, and if they do not then they will be made into members of their own cadet house. After their discussion Alice and William travel to the Kings Keep where they meet with Catherine Lovie and discussing with her what they have learned she is not shocked and William names her regent of Lucerne while he is away travelling to Lorderon. Leaving Alice in charge of gathering their troops and planning the trip to Lorderon he is vague about where he is going but leaves with Faye Skane and several guards travelling into Lower Lucerne where he enters a Travelling to Lorderon with the Shadow Council, his wife, the children and Alice the journey is long.

Chapter 21

Leven Martell is the POV Character of Chapter 16 and she is there when William meets with the Portmane side of his family. While in Lorderon she joins Edward in meeting with Medivh of whom begins to discuss with them that all is not well in Lorderon.

Chapter 22

Hedrik Clegane III. is the POV Character for this chapter and during this chapter he travels to the Divine Lands where he meets with the leadership of the region in Koenisburg. Hedrik would witness the building of the relationship alongside Nicholi Machieveli and then taking part in the meeting at Koenisburg he witnessed yet another fight between Robb Starke and the Freys after Hosteen Frey tried to pick a fight with him. Hedrik would chase after Hosteen and confronted him on the fight, and the two almost came to blows until it was broken up by one of Hosteen's brothers of whom took him back to the boat.

Chapter 23

Edward Cullen makes his appearance in Chapter 18 as the POV Character and during this chapter he details the growth in the Order of the Blue Dragon, and their rebirth as a real power within the Kingdom of Lucerne. Travelling to the Temple of Magi he is there as the Magi create the stone of communication, and this will have one of the largest effects on the Kingdom of Lucerne as basically many other things will. During this time he shares the days and nights with Hilary Swift of whom stays with him for some time but eventually leaves when she grows to miss Mike, and although Edward misses Taylor he is unwilling to go to her as he feels he will be seen as a failure if he does not become the great Magi they all need him to be.

Chapter 24

Jon Snow is the POV Character of Chapter 19 and during this chapter he travels to Seagard with several nobles in order to try and create an alliance between the two kingdoms. Unwilling to back down as Lorderon and others did he leaves there meeting his brother Robb Starke in Kul Tiras where they share stories with several amongst House Proudmoore including many that once again point to darkness within Lorderon and also forshadowing a darkness deep in the Kingdom of Bolten. Robb details with him how he has proposed to Obella after taking her to Riverrun on vacation, and she has accepted. The Kingdom of Bolten is described in heavy detail for the first time in this chapter, and the information given is not promicing to future relations. On the return trip they stop on Bear Island where Jon Snow spends time with his friend Alysanne Mormont and watches his brother get closer to Dacey Mormont.

Chapter 25

Saiden Scarlet is the POV Character for Chapter 20 and he travels into the Riverlands in order to deal with basically the only remaining holdout in the form of the Vale of Mallister. As he travels north he continues to be unable to stop thinking of Olivia Wilde of whom he had sent to Hearthglen when his attractions first begin following their time in Riverrun, and in a moment of weakness summons her north to assist him in the area, and forces her to lie about being knowledgeable on the Mallisters. Visiting the Vail he is able to gain their alliance only after promising marriages, and after agreeing that they would be independent in everything but sending men if the need desperately needed their assistance. As they spend time together building this agreement the attraction between Saiden, and Olivia is undeniable, and he kisses her passionately of which she returns and they nearly sleep together but they are stopped when he hears his son arriving outside their tent. During his time in the Vale of Mallister he would be able to convert several prominent nobles to Dragonoph including Tristifer Mudd II., and Tristen Mudd of which Tristifer would remain in the Vale as a major Lucernian supporter and Tristen would become Saiden's squire after he would swear him his sword and follow him from that point going forward. Sending Olivia away Saiden Scarlet would then travel further north where he met with scouts from the Order of the Red Dragon as well as men from House Scott. The city of Braedin was infiltrated and this would be the first steps of the incoming barrage of the Invasion of Westbridge.

Chapter 26

Ezio Ederiz is the POV Character of Chapter 21 and during this chapter he alongside many other Order of the Violet Dragon members infiltrate Westbridge in large numbers including nearly the entire grouping of Lord Assasins and the Cloaks and Whelps beneath them. Ezio sets up the command post of the forces of the Order of the Violet Dragon in the estate of House Grondlin of whos Lord Petyr Grondlin would give himself and his forces completely to the cause of the Lucernians in exchange for his heir Tomas Grondlin gaining favorible wedding choices following the invasion. Following this Ezio and Liam where they begin to plot at the continueing of their actions in Westbridge.

Chapter 27

Franklin Brent is the POV Character of Chapter 22 as he travels northward to Westbridge, and the further north to first Valeria and then Arnor. His time in Westbridge is brief after the Malfoys place a ban on Lucernian diplomats in the city, and he is forced to travel northward to Noveria where he meets with their leadership. He travels then the Kingdom of Arnor where he meets with the prince of Arnor in Chris Hemsworth and then the princess Natalie Portmane. Following this meeting he briefly goes to the Empire of Valeria in order to meet with The Empire in secret back channels. His meetin in Valeria is with Leighton Zegers who discloses silently to him the dark changes that are happening in Valeria and warns him not to return here again as she is losing influence with the Emperor. Finally he meets with a diplomat from The Empire of whom he gives one of the Magi stones of the Order of the Blue Dragon too and says that the King will contact him soon.

Chapter 28

Edward Cullen is the POV Character of Chapter 23 and during this chapter he visits the capital where he sees his friends for the first time in months after spending a long period of time at Tower of Magi doing his duty for the Order of the Blue Dragon. His wife and children now live in Tarnbooth the village near the tower, and he has abandoned the control of House Cullen to his father who is raising Niklas, Gemma, and Joshua who are the children of his brother who fell during the Plague. Arriving in Lucerne he is met at the gate by his father of whom presents him with the very young boy Brandon Yesten of whom will be his squire and while at first rejecting the need for a squire the boy is able to convinse him to take him into his service. Contineing on with Brandon and leaving his father following this he arrives at the Kings Keep where he is greeted with hostility by Jasper Hale of whom believes he has abandoned the Shadow Council and should be removed. After nearly fighting he is escorted the rest of the way by Leven Martell, and they finally arrive in the throne room. Going deeper into the mountain they arrive at the Order of the Blue Dragon tower which is built into the side of the mountain, and it is here that they enter a room shielded with runes that inside of sits a massive Stone device which allows them to communicate with the Stones they have created. They are able to communicate with Charles Toppenheim who is the Duke of the near Province of Toppenheim and he takes a very severe stand on their proposals almost being argumentitive. Demanding to speak with the Emperor Charles Toppenheim says he will pass that along and the emperor will respond with a raven first.

Chapter 29

Hedrik Clegane III. is the POV Character of Chapter 24 and during this chapter he travels to the Riverlands where is forced to deal with problems with the Blackwoods. After spending time with the Blackwoods he travels further north to the lands of House Goodbrooke where he met with Padme Oakheart of whom told him of the problems that were going on in the Riverlands.

Chapter 30

Lucie Lovie is the POV Character for Chapter 25, and during this chapter she travels southward with her mother of whom plans to go southward in order to meet with the leadership of the Kingdom of Strom and then the Kingdom of Lolland, and Lucie is told by her mother to watch carefully the manner in which her mother will create connections in these lands, and when she asks why her mother reveals that she too believes that Arnor will fall and that she wants a place they can go to once everything fall apart. Lucie Lovie is accompanied by her best friend Ol-Phellia Desrivia of whom her mother has the ability to tolerate unlike anyone else Lucie has ever befriended. Arriving at the Dwarven fortress of Dun Garek they are taken through the fortress on the Dwarven Train system where they arrive at the other end to the Dun Garek port where they take a boat from there heading down the river towards the Lolland capital of Lolland. During this time travelling her mother reveals to her more of her relationship with William and Lucie following this writes another letter to her father of which she once again hands to her mother.

Chapter 31

Jon Snow is the POV Character of Chapter 26 and during this chapter he is named regent of Stormwind as his family leaves for the Riverlands where they are preparing to mobilize for the Invasion of Westbridge weeks from that point. During this chapter he is watching from a balcony as Robb Starke and Dacey Mormont speak together and during this conversation an attraction is in place of which Robb is torn between. Jon would later in the chapter recieve a letter from Jeorh Mormont delivered by his niece Dacey Mormont, and in the letter it would detail the declining situation in the Frostfangs. He would be crying when Catelyn Starke came in and in one of their few moments of positivity she would give him advise on how to to balance life as a lord and love.

Chapter 32

Hermione Granger is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she departs Stockgarden alongside Anna Gushina, Alexandra Genin, and Gilbert Genin making their way towards Strasburg the capital of the Kingdom of Alcase where they will meet with the Alcase Children of Harnene of which is the Magi Order of Alcase. Upon their arrival at Strasburg they meet with Fleur Delacour of whom takes them to the Academy where they meet with the leadership of the Children of Harnene of whom Hermione tells them what she is after, and they initially state that they don`t know where the item she is looking for is, but she sees that Olympe Maxime is lying and begins getting upset which almost starts a fight but is stopped when the Children Council leaves the room to discuss. Returning from their discussion they reveal to Hermione that they will help her find the necklase if she allows two of their number to go with her in order to make sure that nothing hostile happens to the one who has the necklase, and she agrees despite not wanting so many people with her. Departing Strasburg with Fleur Delacour, and now six strong they head westward where she is still not told who has the necklace but is told that she will be introduced to the one who does and that person will decide. While on the road they begin to come across bodies and the signs of battle and at this Fleur Delacour reveals that the holder of the necklace was Leliana Orsinio of whom had left for the west with most of the Strasburg army in order to battle John Orsinio. Realizing she had to act quickly before Leliana Orsinio possibly was killed and lost the ring to the forces of evil that she might not be able to get the ring back from. Hermione, and the group would travel by horse for days, running their horses ragged until they discovered a large battlefield, and the camped army of Alcase. As the group waded through the thousands of bodies she wondered sadly whether she was too late, but when the group was taken in by several Alcase gaurds her hope rose. The chapter ends with Hermione and the rest of the group are preparing to leave following Hermione getting the necklace. As she got on her horse to leave and everyone said goodbye the sound of trumpets went off, and as she peered towards the sound she saw a massive dark cloud on the horizon.

Chapter 33

Brooke Scott is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she 

Chapter 34

William Lovie III. is the POV Character of Chapter 29 and during this chapter he meets with all of the Arch Lords in the capital, and during this they discuss the plans for the Invasion of Westbridge. The plans are extensive and involve massive espionage. As the talks continue the leadership of each of the Orders of the Dragon that are needed (Blue, Green, Violet, and Red) are brought into the conversation and their roles made clear. 

Chapter 35

Lucas Scott is the POV Character of Chapter 30 and he travels alongside his father and brother along with all of their vassals basically towards Braedin. Camping in secret near the town they meet with several Lords and commanders travelling east of Braedin sneaking past it during the night including Lucas having a long conversation with Jack Shephard of whom was moving north to besiege Westian. Lucas and Morrigan of whom has joined the House Scott forces know that they are days away from having to take the city, and thus scouting is the main persuit but during the nights he and Morrigan become intimate.

Chapter 36

Franklin Brent is the POV Character of Chapter 31 and during this chapter they return from the meeting in Lucerne to the knowledge that they are tasked with defending the west alongside Ordos, and Greymane. Hearing reports from the scouts at the eyes that a very large Orcish force is making its way through the gap forces are mobilized and the first hints of true danger begin to shine through. During this chapter Karyl learns that she is pregnent with his child, and the two share a deep kiss that seals their marriage.

Chapter 37

Ezio Ederiz is the POV Character of Chapter 32 and during this chapter the complete infiltration of the city of Westbridge is completed, and then they continue to watch the major players in the city while waiting for the direction from William that the Lucernian army is in position. When they recieve the message from the Magi stone Ezio, Benjamin Bradfoot, and Dama Rossom move towards the Labouef keep and infiltrate the keep capturing the leadership of the family before escorting them by boat to a rebel controlled keep of House Decencourt. Ezio stays briefly and for the first openly talks to Shia Labouef without having to hide who he truly is, and while he is worried clearly Ezio makes him understand this is for the best. Ezio from there moves southward while directing the rest of the Order outside of Benjamin to leave the keep and move about the city causing as much chaos as they possibly can. 

Chapter 38

Leven Martell is the POV Character of Chapter 33 and during this chapter she greets her uncle Oberyn Martell II. of whom has returned to Sunspear in order to begin saying goodbye to his brother and Levens father of whom they all realize will not survive for her return. Leven joins Wilheim Martell in leading the forces of House Martell and their vassals northward into the area south of Westbridge itself. As she travels northward she meets with Evin Scorpian and Sawyer Shepard of whom tell her about the fact that they are to besiege Westian and the fact that the main army is going to remaing at Westian but elements including House Scorpians and the more elite sections of the other houses were coming northward to join for the main battle.

Chapter 39

Tyrek Lannister is the POV Character of Chapter 34 and during this chapter he travels alongside the army of House Lannister and House Starke as they make their way by ship to Kul Tiras. Forced to travel through the Frey's fortress of the Trident rumors are spread by the Order of the Green Dragon before hand that the Riverlands is in open rebellion and they are going their to assist in the fighting. The Frey's force them to pay a very large duty but they are able to pass through. As they are about to leave Walder Frey stops them flanked by several of his children and forces the Starkes to marry off Brann Starke to his daughter Roslin Frey, while promicing that they will get first choice in terms of Arya Starke.

After this they make it to Kul Tiras with little issue and land in the main city of Boralus. During the landing he spends time with his cousin Addam Marbrand of whom is told by his father to stay with Tyrek not return to the ships of House Marband. Fighting between Jamie Lannister and Robb Starke begins after this and the two armies are forced to port in two different cities on Kul Tiras.

Chapter 40

Lucie Lovie is the POV Character of Chapter 35 and during her chapter she has returned to Arnor, and she remains in Fornost as her mother travels around Arnor continueing to grow her Order of the Black Numenorians. During her time alone she spends time with her aunt Natalie Portmane of whom has given birth to her first child Tyse Hemsworth. She wants to reveal to her aunt who she is as Natalie has been kept out of the loop even by Chris for fear of what this would do to Arnor, Lucerne relations. Lucie spends a lot of time trying to find out information from Natalie about her new family in House Lovie and Natalie reveals that William writes her letters and they have grown to know eachother better through these letters.

Towards the end of the chapter she finds a chest of which she cannot open, but when her mother returns she hands her mother her next letter to her father, and gets the return letter from her father that her mother gives her. She reads the letter and becomes shocked when something written in the letter is wrong, and she knows its wrong due to the stories her aunt had just told her about William. Going to find her mother she is prepared to confront her mother but sees her mother place the letter she had given her and putting it inside the chest before locking it behind her.

Chapter 36

Hermione Granger is the POV Character of this chapter she watches as the army of Alcase mobilizes to make battle with John Orsinio, and she has a long discussion with her party as Fleur Delecour and Fleurs companion both say they are leaving as they need to help their nation against Chaos, and while the other three are supportive either way they all agree they need to help Alcase here or else whats the point in pretending their doing this to fight against Chaos. The chapter ends with the the victorious forces of Alcase moving forward with the clean up of the remaining Chaos forces, and with this Hermione, and Leliana say goodbye to each other, and leaving behind the Alcase part of their group the three remaining members of the Party move southwest towards the ruins of Lyons where was the last recording sighting of the book Mysticism which is the next element of the Deathly Hollows.

Chapter 41

Hedrik Clegane III. is the POV Character of Chapter 36 and during this chapter he joins the Swan forces for the prepared attack on the Port of Yerness.

Chapter 42

Brooke Scott is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she

Chapter 43

Edward Cullen is the POV Character of Chapter 38 and during this chapter he goes through a portal conjured in the Kingdom of Heathfall of which is led by a Lucernian noble who was exiled under Bill Lovie but loyal to William. Edward spends some time discussing things with Dran Arryn and he tells him how the attacks from Westbridge against Heathfall have gotten to such a point that they can't deal with them anymore, and they will go all in on the attack because if nothing changes then Heathfall will fall. Horrified of the threat of Lord Voldermorte and needed to take control of the northern gatehouse the army of Heathfall and their other ally in the Kingdom of Dowenshire are mobilized for the coming attack on the northern gate. A number of Magi would arrive from Hogwarts in order to assist in the capture of the city as allies of Lucerne including Snape of whom by this point was known as the destroyer.

Chapter 44

William Lovie III. is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he and the main army of Lucerne arrives just south of Margrove, and find the defences of the city are far more then they had been led to believe. Coming to understand from the rebels of the area and the Order of the Violet Dragon that they cannot simply go by this fortress without trouble from Westbridge William summons his council to him and they discuss the best strategy for dealing with Margrove. While waiting here it is brother Jamie Portmane that arrives with a force of a thousand men from Lorderon and when Jamie arrives at his command tent he greets him with great happiness alongside Jasper Hale, and his cousin Marcel Lovie II. the three talk about the plans going forward in regards to the Invasion of Westbridge and after William must sense some sadness in Jamie he asks the others to leave and the two talk together about Tamsin and William tells him very clearly that he wont ever be whole until he finds her. After talking for some time William is forced to deal with other things and Jamie returns to his forces with the words of his brother ringing in his ear, and William could not know just how much of history he was going to change by pushing Jamie down the road of going after Tamsin. Following the bypassing of Margrove and leaving behind the Scarlet forces to besiege the city the main army makes its way northward stopping one last time just south of Westbridge in the final meeting point for the main army of Lucerne, and he spends the day and night preparing for the coming days battle. 

Chapter 45

Franklin Brent arrives at Castle Stragnarax with his large forces to find the castle surroundings infested with Orcs, and seeing this they prepare to assault the Orcs and relieve Castle Stragnarax. but the reinforcements he brings alongside the defenders are able to smash the Orcish attack and route their army. Chasing after them he runs most of them down, while the remainder are targeted by House Mountain skirmishers coming southward as well as the scouts of the western banks and destroyed. Entering Castle Stragnarax his brother tells him how he was victorious in the battle, and further jelously rises between the two brothers.

Chapter 46

Jon Snow is the POV Character of this chapter and he is forced to travel eastward to deal with the madness of Joffrey Lannister of whom has sacked Castle Beyne and is sieging Adrahil. Commanding forces to rally from around Stormwind they wait two days for them to marshall including late arrivals from Drinlin in the form of two hundred men led by Aleyn Estermont, and Cara Vune. Arriving at the scene with some seven hundred Starke men and his brother Brann, he is shocked when Arya has also accompanied the boat despite being commanded to remain behind. Joining six hundred more troops from the Port of Stormwind, and two hundred from Hentwood they arrive at Adrahil and stop the storming of the castle by Joffrey's forces. As the acting Arch Duke of Winterfell he commands Joffrey to retreat, and Joffrey is forced by fear to retreat back to Castle Beyne. Staying in Castle Beyne he has his forces repair much of the damage and then deciding they need to return to Stormwind to deal with the issues he leaves behind some four hundred men at Adrahil under the command of Cara Vune, and Aleyn Estermont, and then he returns to Stormwind to meet with the Lannisters about what to do with this situation. 

Chapter 47

Tyrek Lannister is the POV Character of this chapter and he narrates the inital assault on Westbridge of which is launched by House Lannister, and House Starke's forces against the main Westbridge island. The fighting is intense, but the defenders are fighting on all fronts, as they discover as they see fires all across the banks of the rivers, and during the fighting retreating forces across the northern and southern bridge indicate those two strongpoints have fallen to Lucernian attack.

Chapter 48

Saiden Scarlet is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he leaves the tent of William Lovie III. following his volunteering to lead the forces that would besiege the fortress of Margrove, and leaving the tent for his own he returns to tell his family what he has gotten them into. Following telling his family and during thier discussion on how best to surround the city they are interupted by Marcel Lovie II. of whom is accompanied by the Lords of House Keath, and House Justman of whom will be joining with the House Scarlet siege of Margrove.

Chapter 49

Leven Martell is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter she joins William in clearing out the dust of the occupation of not only the city of Westbridge but the massive region of Westbridge as well. Meeting with House Labeouf they name the Labeoufs the new Lords of the city and make Westbridge a Grand State and in the position of Arch Lord of Lucerne. House Starke, House Scarlet, and some of the more loyal Riverlands, and Westbridge are to remain in the area to assist in the fortifications. The allied northern states arrive near the end of the chapter and tell William that the forces of Lord Voldermorte have fallen back north of Westbridge and are nowhere to be found.

Chapter 50

Hermione Granger is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she reaches Paris alongside Anna Gushina, and Gilbert Genin and entering the city they are all shocked at its existence which they had expected to be a destroyed rubble but instead discover a bustling city, and stopping a passing merchant they discover that Paris is a slave city now, and see the true extent of it when a group of Orcs walk by them without a second thought. Forced to leave Paris after the arrival of the Deatheater persuaders the group flees south trying to make there way to Lyons and travelling for days and nearing exhaustion they stop at a small farm where the farmer allows the three to stay at his farm. Leaving south from the farmers home they reach the outskirts of the destroyed ruins of Lyons where she finds remnants of human survivors eking out a terrible existence within the city, and from these humans she learns of the location of Bill Lovie being in the ruins of Orleans and not the ruins of Lyons as she had assumed. Spending a brief amount of time with the survivors she learns also that they believed the world had been destroyed by the Orcs as this was the news that had become common place among the survivors of France as the Orcs had begun to incorporate human collaborators of whom brought in more slaves and also spread rumors among the humans remaining that there was nothing outside of the ruins. After assisting the survivors with some Magi supplies she would bid them goodbye before making her way to Orleans where she encounters nothing but ruins and Orc parties of which she is only able to evade through her groups constant use of Magi to conceal their movements. Arriving at the ruins of Orleans she plans to enter the city alone and allow herself to be captured under the knowledge she is going to trick Bill Lovie into believing she is on his side and thus joining him. As the plan takes shape they move into the forests near the ruins of Orleans finding a small community of humans led by Luke Ellerdeen of whom would hide the other members of the party while Hermione went to Orleans. Walking directly at the main entrance she would be met at the gates by Logan Lerman of whom showed himself to a be surprisingly kind person for the environment he was in, and she demanded to see Bill Lovie and Logan would agree with the premise that no one could possibly hurt Bill with the power he now held. The chapter ends with her being escorted into the new throne room of Bill Lovie which is adorned with flags of the Valley of Lucerne and pictures of his son all seemingly the same image but side by side by side.

Chapter 51

Lucas Scott is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he travels northward where he stops briefly at Westian and hears from Jack Shephard how disasterous the attack went with large sections of the town still on fire and three noble houses all but wiped out on the side of the defenders. He meets briefly with Elize Scorpian and Evin Scoprian of whom are holding a girl and carry her away, of whom was actually Maryl Gripper the lone survivor of House Gripper. Moving on from this with Morrigan they go to Westbridge where he meets with Edward Cullen in the large Lucernian camp south of the city. Meeting there Edwrd and Morrigan meet as equal members of the Order of the Blue Dragon and using her charisma she convinses him to introduce her to the King in William. During the walking to see William Edward lets slip to Lucas that Brooke is coming northward to see William, while Bella was remaining in Lucerne.

Chapter 52

Jon Snow is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he recieves word from his father and brother that the main leadership of House Starke will be remaining in Westbridge for some time and that Catelyn and many wives may come northward to visit them, but the younger children should remain behind with Jon as the road is not safe enough for children. Jon Snow during this chapter recieves a letter form Jeor Mormont at the southern wall of which details the fact that the Wildlings north of the wall are being brutalized and are forming forces trying to break through and get south for protection. Armies of Whites have been seen approaching the wall but each time they are pushed back by the defenders of the wall, but the most recent attack they suffered casualties as the White Walkers were able to get close enough to somehow summon dead back to life on the southern side of the wall.

At the end of the chapter he recieves word that the main Lannister force has returned and he goes to meet them at Lannistane where he will be the first to tell them what Joffrey Lannister has done.

Chapter 53

Alice Lovie is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter Alice greets William of whom has returned from Westbridge at the head of the main section of the Kingdom of Lucerne army. Alice and William argue heavily over the fact that rumors are beggining about Brooke Scott, and it will only be a matter of time until these rumors begin about her children. During this conservation he reveals to her his feelings for Brooke, and he admits to fathering both of her children. Alice during this conversation warns him that despite the earlier warning not to try and assassinate Bella she is once again becoming targeted by Brooke. Alice is told by her handmaiden Adela Aven that a letter has arrived for her from her old friend Seri-Relisia Terrick and opening the letter she reads that Relisia is on her way to Lucerne and plans to spend several days in the city visiting the Temples of Glaurung but hopes to see Alice and William. Alice at the end of the chapter reveals to Bella Swan that she is pregnent and tells Bella the truth that the baby is not Jaspers but Dylan's as she hasn't slept with Jasper in months, and on times where he thinks they are she has been drugging him and then lying about what happened.

Chapter 54

Edward Cullen is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he is approached by his cousin Gemma Cullen of whom shows him a letter she has recieved from Medivh one of the Lorderon Magi of the Kirin Tor. Edward speaks to William of whome tells him that he has permission to leave for this mission but must be very careful. Edward makes the plan of pretending it is a Dragonoph mission and thus has Taylor Swift mass a large group of Dragonoph priests and travel with them to Lorderon. While in Lucerne on the advise of Hilary he goes to see the Steinmare's of whom agree to the arrangement, but after being attacked by Dylan Steinmare over the death of Hostella Hale he doesn't tell them the threat they will find in Lorderon and instead makes them believe it is in fact a religious meeting. Travelling to Brill he is able to recruit Taylor Swift as she was already sent word by William of whom commanded her to follow Edward, and while this is happening she tells him about the romantic drama between herself and the Hirshe's and thus she is shocked when they are invited alongside her enemy in Anna Kednrick.

Chapter 55

Brooke Scott is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she thinks back on her time in Westbridge with William and then back to reality. She spends more and more time with Morrigan of whom is revealed to be the one taking her to businesses that are known for poisons but Brooke doesn't know this and continues to go with Morrigan believing her friend.

Chapter 56

Hedrik Clegane III. is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he travels alongside the king and many others to the Port of Stormwind where they meet with several Frey's of whom wish to open up more communication between the two. Hedrik decides alongside William that he will travel alongside the Order of the Green Dragon to the Frey's Island, and William has Franklin Brent join them as well. Rachel Wood comes with him, and after he arrives on the Island of Frey he visits the Blue Forks which are going to be the site of the Lucernian embassies and he finds that the members of House Darenford are very hateful towards the Frey's for the death of Amerie Darenford and the fact that there was basically no apology for this event or understanding of why. Hedrik stays for several weeks as the Darenford's expand the embassy in the area, and then finally says goodbye when he is sure about their safety. Travelling backwards he meets Franklin Brent in the Orange Forks and the two speak briefly before Hedrik leaves to return to Lucerne and report back.

Chapter 57

Leven Martell is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter she travels to Tree Hill with William Lovie of whom is going to basically say goodbye to Brooke realizing that he can't be the cause of all this pain for his family. Arriving there she cannot help but be nearbye when William and Brooke speak and she is shocked when the two make love as he says goodbye to her. Leaving the city he begins crying to Leven and she holds him close to her realizing in that moment that any hope for another lover are gone for her and she accepts being alone but having William in this way.

Chapter 58

Jon Snow is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he is

Chapter 59

Tyrek Lannister is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he returns to Castamere with his family where they are rewarded with many terrible news. In the east Joffrey Lannister has turned on the Grand Lord of the eastern state and sacked their seat, while in Castamere Tommen Lannister was nearly murdered by assassins who having been tortured revealed they had been paid by Tywin Lannister. Following Jamie as he goes to confront his father he is the only one capable of stopping Jamie when he attempts to kill Tywin in front of Eddard Starke and several other high level nobles.

Chapter 60

Lucie Lovie is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter her mother leaves again but takes the chest with her thus making Lucie unable to look into it further, but she becomes extremely busy when she spends more time with Natalie Portmane, and Chris Hemsworth of whom are overjoyed when Natalie's brother (and silently Lucie's uncle) Jamie Hemsworth arrives in Fornost after a long trip north to see them. Visiting with Jamie she and he grow close, and despite knowing the risks of revealing her identity she gets more information from Jamie before he is forced to leave. At the end of the chapter her mother returns, and when she returns the chest to her room and goes to meet with Chris Lucie gets inside her room and using the key she stole off of Britney is able to get inside the chest. Finding all the letters she had sent to her father she is horrified by the lies her mother is telling her, and gathers all the letters before leaving her mother's room.

Chapter 61

Alice Lovie is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter and she travels alongside Michelle Trachtenburg and Robb Starke of whom accompany her into the Riverlands where she is to marry Seth Green in order to tie in more of the relationship. Alice discusses with her the relationship that she has kept so secret in Steven Lane and the pain she feels over not being able to be with him. Alice's pregnecy reaches the point that she is forced to admit it, and hiding beneath large clothing cannot hide it anymore, and thus she returns to Lucerne planning to tell William, but discovers on the way back that something terrible has happened and she needs to return with more haste.

Chapter 62

Hermione Granger is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she continues to wait in what appears to be the throne room of sorts for Bill Lovie, and while waiting she continues to see the near constant shrines to William Lovie III. of whom she knows to be the King of Lucerne. While waiting Mathias Peltier arrives and speaks briefly with Hermione telling her to be careful as she does not know what she is getting into in Orleans, but despite this warning she knows that she cannot listen to this and thus sits back down and continues to wait for Bill Lovie. After twenty or so minutes Mathias returns from the room and is followed behind by a man wearing a giant crown of whom she knows immediatly must be BIll Lovie and introducing herself he is soft spoken and agrees to meet with her, and she follows him into his personal chambers. After bringing her inside Bill excuses himself and tells her to make herself comfortable while he goes and gets the prince, and suprised as she had last heard the prince and Bill were fighting while the other prince was dead but she does not say anything and simply waits for his return. After some time Bill Lovie enters the room pulling along a giant toy of which has been dressed up to look like a human and as he enters he is talking to the toy calling it William, and this causes Hermione to second guess things realizing that Bill Lovie may be completely mad by this point. Putting down the toy at the table he goes about making food for the toy, but Hermione interupts causing a visable change in Bill Lovie of whom lashes out knocking down Hermione mistaking her for his daughter Alice Lovie of which Hermione makes a decision to play along with apologizing to Bill for whatever she has done to upset him.

Chapter 63

Franklin Brent is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he ramains for a long time in the Orange Forks where he comes to greatly respect Genna Lannister or Frey as she sometimes is called by the servents. Leaving the Orange Forks eventually he travels to the Trident where he meets some of the other Frey's and finds them detestable human beings, but also finds that on the surface they are very complimentary towards the Kingdom of Lucerne, and Hosteen even asks that Franklin send an apology to Robb Starke and the others Starkes as his pride makes him unable to do it himself. Franklin though finds himself very unblieving of the apology and when he does send the letter to Robb Starke he advises Robb that his meeting with the Frey's told him that they were very much holding a grudge against him and he should be very careful.

Chapter 64

Saiden Scarlet is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he arrives with the main army of House Scarlet in Lorderon, where he joins the Order of the Red Dragon, and the forces of Lorderon in further fortifying the defences of the Bolten, Lorderon border. Saiden doesn't stay there long as he is forced to leave for the north where he joins the Starke's in the Council of Heathfall where they are able to get the leadership fo southern Thedas to agree to an alliance, while Dowenshire joins the Kingdom of Lucerne.

Chapter 65

Brooke Scott is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter she is visited by a dark man in shadow and noone else can see the man. The man emotionally tortures her to the point that she eventually accepts her death is unavoidable but believes that if one person could save her it would be William Lovie. Morrigan accompanies her to Lucerne where they arrive and storm into a meeting with William and several of his bannermen of which ends with the two making love before she runs out now knowing noone can save her. The chapter ends with The Dark Man finally goading her into suicide of which she follows through with when she jumps over the side of a cliff.

Chapter 66

William Lovie III. is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he is spending time with Leven Martell, and Alice when they are interupted by Jasper of whom brings in Jack Shephard of whom tells them that they found Brooke Scott dead at the bottom of a local waterfall. Nearly passing out when he hears this Leven takes him out of the room to keep the damage of how hurt he is from the others in the room and she holds him for several minutes before he asks her and Jasper of whom comes in while there hugging to go to Gulltown and find out what happened to Brooke. Heartbroken by the death of Brooke, but is unable to show it as his wife Bella is constantly around and he cares for her enough to not wish to hurt her, but in his rage over the death of Brooke he comes across Ambrena Heard of whom wishes to talk to him about Thomas and in that moment he sees Amber in Ambrena and overcome by emotions he begins kissing her and she doesn't stop him instead leading him further and the two sleep together. Ashamed that he slept with her he doesn't reveal this to her as she is clearly smitten with him and thus he lies to her saying that he wishes they could be together more often, and she agrees to keep this arrangement between them. He has sent away Leven and Jasper to try and find out what has happened and it isn't until Alice arrives back from the Riverlands that he finally breaks down with her.

Chapter 67

Leven Martell is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter she returns home to Lucerne with the information that noone knows what happened to her to cause her to jump off the cliff, but she is dead her body is found to prove it. William cannot obviously attend the funeral and this breaks his heart but Emmett goes in his stead to make sure her final goodbye is greeted by words from William.

Chapter 68

Hedrik Clegane III. is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he travels south with Emmett McCarty and several members of House Swan, and the Order of the Green Dragon to meet the emmisaries of the Roman Empire that are meeting in Tree Hill. Titus Pulo during this conversation will reveal that a few places in Italy have simply disapeared destroyed by some insidious force, and he worries that the age of Rome is ending.

Chapter 69

Edward Cullen is the POV CHaracter of this chapter he has arrived in the Port of Stormwind where he arranges with Candice Anthor to travel with her fleet as they were going to Lorderon in order to arrange a trade deal, and had been commanded to wait by William so that Edward could join her. Travelling with her, and her cousin in the fleet they grow to be friends over the boat ride, and then when they arrive in Lorderon with the members of his group of whom would meet with Medivh and discover how deeply Medivh believed the coruption of Arthas ran inside Lorderon. Edward would take part in the torture of a cultist of whom told him lies that he believed because he sensed no coruption on the man, and this led to him going to a house in Lorderon where they were ambushed by cultists and forced to see the brutalized dead of the tortured man. Medivh would leave him for the night telling him to return to Kirin Tor in several days, and while this was happening he was forced to deal with an irate group of whom were discovering that Edward had lied about the reason they were there, and at the end of the chapter Dylan raises his sword to strike down Edward.

Chapter 70

Lucie Lovie is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter Britney confronts Lucie on why she went into the chest, and when Lucie attacks her over what she has done Britney breaks down, and attempts to explain herself, but Lucie won't hear it and demands the letters be sent. When Britney agrees to have them sent Lucie tells her that shes going to give them to Natalie once she returns from Talheim because she knows Natalie won't lie to her about it. Lucie has her aunt Sif Hemsworth take her outside of Fornost with a small troop of soldiers where they eventually come to a waterfall where the two talk about the things in their life. 

Chapter 71

Ezio Ederiz is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he is reported to by members of his Order of the Violet Dragon of information pertaining to the location of Bill Lovie. Dama Rossom begs to be placed onto this mission and this is accepted and she joins a group of others heading to find the location of Bill Lovie. This begins the short story Ruins. Ezio Ederiz would later hear reports of the change within the leadership of the Order of the Raven, and would become horrified of the state of this. 

Chapter 72

Tyrek Lannister is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he accompanies Jamie Lannister to Rhunian where they must deal with the consequences of Joffrey Lannisters attack on the ruling house of the land. Joffrey is utterly unapologetic and Jamie is shocked at the changes he sees in his son, and leaves broken hearted at the loss of his son, and as they leave he says to Tyrek that he never really lost a son as he has gained Tyrek. Leaving for the road they meet Cersei of whom Jamie attempts to convinse not to see Joffrey in Kraegstill as he is lost to them, and Cersei tells him that she is pregnent with their child. Returning to Lannistane Tyrek is present when Jamie and Cersei are married, and he begins to question what his life is going to mean seeing his father for all intents so happy.

Chapter 73

Alice Lovie is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she attempts to take William`s mind off the debacle of Brooke`s death through taking him west to Berne for the marriage of their old friend Hanna Arryn. After the wedding he meets with several of the leaders of the city including Hanna but not including Byron Arryn of whom is noticeably absent from the proceedings. Aria Arryn was shown as the sort of Matriarch of the family as William learned that the people were quite disrespectful towards the Arch Lord Byron Arryn. Following an argument with Jasper it is Alice that goes to find Marcel and together the two stand on the balconies of the Arryn estates and discuss their relationship and how close the two have gotten over the years. As Alice goes to leave for bed Marcel gives her a gift and taking it back to her room she opens the gift discovering a tiny stone and beside the stone a note that detailed that the small stone was a magi device that allowed the two to communicate no matter how far apart they were and as she touches the stone which is attached to a necklace she feels Marcel's thoughts as if they are her own.

Chapter 74

Saiden Scarlet is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter Saiden leaves the fortress on a small boat alongside his son Taimen where the two are going to meet in the water between Lorderon and Bolten with members of House Cole of whom have reached out to them on their decision to perhaps turn away from the Kingdom of Bolten, and wishing to join the Kingdom of Lucerne once certain diplomacy is met. The arrival of Olivia Wilde a girl he had flirted with heavily while he was invading Fairmarket sends him somewhat into a twister of emotions as she flirts back with him, and tells him that his wife is old and will be unable to help him expand his family anymore. Saiden falls somewhat for this as it was something he had been thinking about even before she had told him that, and the two share a kiss while she tells him that she would give him many children if they were married.

Chapter 75

William Lovie III.

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William Lovie III. is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he remains overcome with depression over the death of Brooke Scott, and has begun to suffer vivid dreams where he is climbing a mountain and when he reaches the top he meets with a dragon who continues in each dream to demand that he come and see him in the mountains. Leaving the argument with his sister and wife he goes to the Lucernian camp where he knows Ambrena will be and finding her he talks to her like she is Amber and despite both realizing this she plays along allowing William to call her Amber and eventually the two sleep together. While leaving Ambrena after sleeping with her he sees the tents that the Sindari Elves of Quel'Thalas are staying and travels to the tents accompanied by several members of his elite guard but only Leven Martell of his Shadow Council was still awake. Meeting with Alleria Windrunner and her husband Eldral Windrunner they discuss his sadness and with only Leven there he reveals more then he usually does and Alleria after hearing about this offers to take him to Quel'Thalas where he could use their Barrow Dens to enter the Elmerald Dream and visit a person who has died. Arriving at the Barrow Dens William is accompanied by Clintar Dreamwalker the Arch Druid of Quel'Thalas and walking with him down the seemingly endless cave system he discusses what William should expect and takes careful attention to make sure that William understands that he cannot stay there long. Speaking with Leven before entering the portal he tells her that he wishes that he didn't have to do this but he is haunted by the ghost of Brooke and needs to find a way past it or else he cannot ever move on and touching her cheek he kisses her on the forehead and a tears runs down her cheek as he steps inside the portal. Entering the portal he opens his eyes to find himself in the mountains and inside his mind he hears whispering and these whispers lead him towards an open grass field at the top of the mountain peak, and waiting here he sees a dragon in the sky and watching it he watches as the dragon flies towards him, and as it nears he sees that there is someone on its back. The dragon lands in front of him and the rider steps off revealing a large man with beautiful dragon scale armor and the man takes his helmet off and the two begin to talk. The man reveals himself to be William Lovie II. and the dragon now openly speaking to him in his mind is Klaranax and talking with them he learns about what happened to them after they were killed with this all but confirming that the Dragonoph version of the afterlife is correct, but the conversation quickly goes to the current events with William telling his Great Uncle what has happened since his death. William's Great Uncle tells him that nothing can be made safe until he makes things right with the White Dovah of lucerne and forces William to promice that when he returns he will make things right, and then Kl

Chapter 76

Leven Martell is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter she follows William into the forests of Quel'Thalas where she alongside Jasper Hale and a dozen knights are the ones that go inside the entrance to the Ban'ethil Barrow Dens. As William goes through the green portal that will take him into the Elmerald Dream it is Leven who is unable to not follow him and alongside Jasper the two go inside the portal, where they are accompanied by two Quel'Thalasian Elves with Leven having her hand grabbed by Alleria Windrunner who goes inside with her. Leaving Quel'Thalas the Lucernian force travels with William to Forks where he goes to meet with Charlie Swan about the growth in rhetoric between them and the Boltens. Along the way she takes him to the site of Brooke's death, and the two talk about things including how Leven is still without a child, and she very clearly says that if the child was not with him then she has no interest in having a child. During the chapter William reads Leven a letter sent from his sister Natalie of which says they need assistance and without much thought Marcel offers to rally forces and lead them to Arnor where he will assist them in defending themselves against the monsters of The Empire. Reluctant to send him away Marcel is vigorous to do this and William sanctions it while Marcel leaves following this to gather forces in the Valley for his quest to Arnor.

Chapter 77

Lucas Scott is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he travels to Ravenna where he meets with Titus Pullo of whom tells him that a massive army of Ratmen attacked Rome and were nearly succesful in destroying the city, but during the attack many important nobles were murdered, and Titus Pulo tells him he has made the decision to leave the Roman Empire and founds the Kingdom of Remos with Ravenna as the capital. Lucas Scott sends word northward where William sends back that they have heard of the fighting in Italy and will stand beside Titus Pullo and Ravenna. Lucas Scott returns to Tree Hill to find Peyton waiting at the gates for him, and she reveals to him that she is finally pregnent with their first child, and he proposes to Peyton of whom obviously accepts this proposal as she has been waiting for years.

Chapter 78

Hermione Granger is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter she continues the sharade with Bill Lovie about her being Alice Lovie and when one of his lords attempts to verbally tell him that she is not Alice during a meeting of the Circle of Magi he instantly kills the man making it clear that Hermione is Alice and noone will tell him any differently or do anything to her.

Chapter 79

Jon Snow is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he travels to the Port of Stormwind after naming Brann Starke acting Lord of Winterfell and Stormwind following being commanded by William Lovie III. to travel to Koenisburg in order to represent the Kingdom of Lucerne alongside Tyrion Lannister of whom was also being sent. As he leaves he has a long talk with Catelyn of whom apologizes for everything that has happened between them and calls him son, of which is the final thing that she says to him before he leaves for Koenisburg.

Chapter 80

Domeric Bolten is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he stands in the council chambers alongside his father and brother and listens as the different lords speak of situations appearing throughout the lands of Bolten, all of them with an aura of fear towards the movements of Lucerne. After being given command he meets with his friends but despite looking at great length he is unable to find Justin Cole of whom he discusses with Landon and Randal that they wanted to get Justin out of the capital so that they can avoid him becoming a tool of Domeric's father against House Cole. Unable to find Justin they are forced to leave the Dreadfort and he boards a ship and leads the forces of Bolten in a massive assault on the forces of the White Knife, of whom following the marriage into the Kingdom of Lucerne have become increasingly leaning towards the Lucernians, and Domeric knows they have no choice but to completely end their independence and thus he leads the Bolten forces against them. Defeating their navy while its docked he lands in White Harbor and from there they quickly take control of the capital.

Chapter 81

Hedrik Clegane III. is the POV CHaracter of this chapter and during this chapter he raises the forces of House Clegane and prepares to leave for Koenisburg. Travellign there with Rachel Wood he speaks with William through a Magi stone, and meets along the road with several of his vassals of whom are travelling with him for the vangaurd force that is travelling to Koenisburg. Hedrik Clegane greets the arrival of Marcel Lovie II. and his large force of troops of whom stop in Lole briefly to see Hedrik, and during this Marcel describes how proud he is to be given such an important mission, and Hedrik councils him to remain proud but also be safe on his quest. Hedrik leaves with his forces at the same time as Marcel Lovie II. and the two share the boat ride together talking of life and he becomes quite impressed with Marcel and the opinion is mutual. The two depart eachother at the Port of Stormwind where Marcel will leave for Fairmark with the majority of the forces of both groups planning to avoid going through the Trident with force thus ignoring the Frey issue, while Hedrik continues northward toward Koenisburg with his forces. .

Chapter 82

Edward Cullen is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he is nearly killed by Dylan Steinmare of whom swings at him but the swing is blocked by Gemma Cullen, and after this he is taken away by Laera. Disgusted with himself Edward returns to Kirin Tor where he confronts the cultist of whom laughs at him and is completely not sorry but at least begins to reveal information once Edward turns angry and begins using Magi to torture him. Leaving the room after torturing the information out of the man he hears screams and walks in to find the man dead with Medivh having slit his throat. Following this he discovers that Taylor, and Laera have gotten themselves in trouble and returns to Lorderon where they besiege the Great Temple of Lorderon of which they discover is the headquarters of the Cultists. During the siege he is told by Candice Anthor that she was ambushed in the port and only Dylan, and Hedrin's involvement saved her life, and for this Edward attempts to apologize but Dylan arrives and insults him causing him to return to commanding the troops.

Chapter 83

Domeric Bolten is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he meets with the leadership of the White Knife of whom he witnesses swear there loyalty to the Kingdom of Bolten but several Manderlys voice their disaproval of this turn of events very loudly. Roose Bolten arrives with a large group of Bolten leadership in White Harbor and meeting together Domeric is named High Prince of Bolten and given control over the White Knife, but rejects the calls of the Karstarks and Urnets to start making examples of the White Knife rebels by executing members of the Manderly family. Unable to completely reject his fathers wishes his father and the rest of the Bolten leaderhip caste take with them back to the Dreadfort several members of House Manderly as well as other members of the White Knife aristocratic family. That night Domeric has dinner with his wife, son, and nearly ranks of House Manderly, and thorughout the dinner the table is quite honest with eachother as Domeric reveals to them that he wants them to be happy and will make every effort to make this happen.  

Chapter 84

Hermione Granger is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she wakes in her room to the sounds of screaming, and getting quickly dressed the door slams open revealing Bill Lovie of whom grabs her and pulls her forward towards the throne room where he takes her to a corner of the room where he pulls a lever that had appeared to be a book revealing a large room behind the wall. Taking her inside the room he thanks her for pretending to be Alice for the last few weeks and that it made him happier that he had been in years, and then tells her that if she promices to speak to William on his behalf then he will giver her Mycstism. Agreeing to talk to William on his behalf he thanks her before conjuring a spell revealing the Mycstism book and then locks the door behind her leaving her only a small blue stone of which she knows from previous talks to be a teleportation rock which will take her to Berne. Grabbing the stone she is sucked into a vacum and when she opens her eyes she is within the throne room of Lucerne where a council meeting is going on.

Chapter 85

William Lovie III.

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William Lovie III. is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he has a council meeting where he meets with Hedrik Clegane III., Jamie, and Tyrion Lannister and many other commanders using Magi stones, and he commands the forces of House Lannister, House Clegane, and House Starke to make for Koenisburg with all force. Commanding Jamie specifically to move towards Grandlen where he will move behind the Bolten armies and prepare to ambush them. Jamie will be forced to travel northward to Fairmarket as he will be leading an actual army while the others will be able to take the much shorter path in the form of the Port of Stormwind as the Frey`s will not stop a smaller number of ships. Following this council meeting William is alerted to the arrival of a small diplomatic force of whom detail that they are members of House Targaryan and led by Deneyres Targaryan the Targaryans detail there desire to have a strong relationship with Lucerne and William sees the return of the Targaryans of whom retain their dragon sigil as another sign that he needs to bring the dragons back to Lucerne. William Lovie would summon from the Order of the Dragon Taylor Swift of whom he knew through Edward Cullen, and he grilled her for the truth on what the Dragons were really doing in the mountains. Taylor Swift would reveal to him that only the most senior of the Order had ever actually seen a dragon, and that she would summon a man of whom could tell him the truth of what they were. When he went to the shadow Council and told them that he planned on going to the Lucernian Mountains and attempting to meet with the Dragons, and from this he would bring them back into the fold. At first the others were so shocked by what he had said that they didn't take it seriously but when he didn't laugh along with them they begin to understand the truth that he in fact wasn't joking. At first no one spoke or even moved but after minutes of silence Jasper got up from the table and begin to become very angry that William would even contemplate something so stupid. Following this he travels northward into the mountains in order to meet with the dragons he believes will help him just like they helped his ancestor William Lovie I. Traveling into the sky he is shocked when he meets with Brooke Scott and the chapter ends with there talking and her eventual beginning of him to continue his work and see her after.

Chapter 86

Alice Lovie

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Alice Lovie is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter she is sitting at the table when William brings up the idea of wanting to go and find dragons, and too shocked to even say anything she remains behind at the table even after William kisses her on the forehead and goes to bed. Staying in the room with Leven, Edward, and Emmett the four discuss what they can do going forward to stop this, and Edward shows support to William, Leven is like Edward reluctant to resist something that William wants to do, and Emmett as well agrees and unable to find support in stopping William from those three she goes to her room where she hopes to find Jasper and gain his assistance. After the argument of the Shadow Council Jasper went back to his room with Alice where he begin throwing things around the room which obviously brought about the attention of his fiance Alice Lovie. When Jasper told Alice about what was happening she immediately knew that she was partly to blame for this as she had told him during the trip back that he was as great as William Lovie, and that anything he had done would pale in comparison to what he would eventually be remembered for. Realizing this she immediately left the room with Jasper - who was shocked that Alice had just up and left - and went upstairs to William's room where she walked in on William and Bella in the middle of having sex. Seeing this was the first of what would become a growing problem for Alice as she begin to accept some simple truths in her life that she had never allowed herself to accept before. When Bella had removed herself from William and they were properly clothed she sat down on the edge of the bed and apologized to William for telling him what she had, and she begged him not to go through with the Dragon plan. Bella stood beside him, but she to wanted to know why William would be so absolutely reckless. Bella went through the lists of things that gave them an advantage in any upcoming conflict, and by this point Alice was tearing up but still attempting to help Bella by also saying all the positives of a future conflict with the Empire. William explained to the two of them that the situation was hopeless in the long run unless they did something drastic and he could only think of doing this. He had taken out cities, and annexed half of western Westros but he still was nothing more then a peanut in comparison to the power of the larger Empires in Europe. The three of them argued back and forth for some time and finally Ashley would appear at the door and she had a bad dream, and wanted them to get her a drink. Bella would leave to help Ashley with that, and when she did William reached for Alice and pulled her into a hug and whispered to her the words that force her to take his side of the coming debate. With the words said by William there was a sense of understanding between the siblings and she would help him to convince Bella of the reasoning's behind the decision, and despite wanting to believe that her husband could succeed where it seemed no one could Bella was not willing to accept his death and refused to agree but would support him. Bella would return carrying a sleeping Ashley of whom they laid in their bed, and then went out to the balcony. The three of them would talk, and this time Alice now supported him, and after basically being double teamed for many minutes William went inside to check on Ashley and Bella and Alice spoke, and Bella wondered what he could have said to her to make her agree to this. Alice refused to tell the truth, and instead simply made excuses for William and Bella left frustrated. Alice is at the top of the Sky Tower as William leaves the city and giving her a kiss on the forehead they part and Alice watches as William flies into the mountains and horrified that he may die but she is unable to truly break down as she has to host the Targaryans and she does this giving Deneyres Targaryan a tour of the city of Lucerne and she gets along well with Deneyres.


Lornax is the epilogie of the story, and during this chapter Lornax flies around the Lucerne Mountains explaining much about the Dragons of which he calls the Dovah, and eventually meets with his father of whom is sleeping in his cave full of dead humans he has killed in his grief over the death of William Lovie I., and his child. At the end of the chapter Lornax sences that something is happening and races with his brother to see what is causing his father to become so angry.

Events of the Rise of Lucerne

Battles of the Rise of Lucerne

Battle of Berne : The Battle of Berne
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