It was with mixed feelings that Queen Pirouette listened to the Crier’s speech.
Hear ye! Hear ye! Those who can hear bend closer and listen to the words of your King GarGar, the Beloved. ‘To all and sundry within the borders of my kingdom shall acknowledge and proclaim that my eldest daughter, Princess Gargella shall henceforth be known as Crown Princess Gargella, heir to my throne, with all the privileges and responsibilities pertaining…’
His voice seemed to trail off as the Queen became lost in her thoughts. What will become of my sweet girl?