Pavane in Pearl and Emerald
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Kide's political career is in ascendancy, his heart is desolate, and the twelve-year-old girl who adores him is crying on his shoulder.
Oh, and he's develloping a real humdinger of a black eye.
Tsk, tsk! And him a consummate courtier. How could he have gotten himself into this mess? >:)