Upon consultation with their closest advisors, King GarGar and Queen Pirouette decided to summon a new parliament. This was in response to a movement among the nobility to expand their rights and privileges. This might be well and good for the noble lords, but the result would be a curtailment of same for the commons. For the greater good of the realm, Their Majesties decided to give the people a voice in the debate. Of course, the House of Commons would be expected to protect their power jealously and vigorously.