|The cover of the program of an academic congress about the medieval epic poem upon which The Seven Noble Knights of Lara is based.|
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“He’s completed his thirty-fifth year.”
She couldn’t help but wring her hands at the thought of a grey beard and broken teeth, worms sprouting out of every orifice. Maybe he wouldn’t live that long, then she would administer all the territory they had between them.
“Is he landed?”
“He has a few parcels in the region of Lara, called Vilviestre.”
“A few parcels?”
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That's not the last piece of her mind she's going to give him!
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