Finding

Armand's First Letter. Amelia's First Letter. 13 Norwich Street, Yorke, Cumbria 30 March 1016 My dear cousin Amelia, I received your last letter with great joy, and with an increased eagerness to meet your husband and shake his hand. It is distressing, to say the least, that he has put himself in harm's way on … Continue reading Finding

Defiance

Armand's First Letter. Amelia's First Letter. 13 Norwich Street, Yorke, Cumbria 13 March 1016 Dear Journal, I have as yet heard no word regarding Admiral St. Victor's progress in Provençe. One cannot imagine any great difficulty, as the Maréchalist war-wagons have been smashed, and Le Maréchal can have no great naval force remaining to him. … Continue reading Defiance

Letters from Armorica: Impasse (16 February 1016)

Armand's First Letter. Amelia's First Letter. Dear Journal, My war-wagons have gone into battle for the first time, with mixed results; and I am not at all sure what to recommend for future engagements. The loss of the Resolute showed us that as few as six well-handled war-wagons were capable of destroying a 72-gun frigate, … Continue reading Letters from Armorica: Impasse (16 February 1016)

Letters from Armorica: Besieged (9 February 1016)

Armand's First Letter. Amelia's First Letter. 1 Rue St. Albert, Toulouse, Provençe 9 February 1016 My dearest cousin Armand, I have determined that I shall continue to write you, trusting to providence and His Majesty's forces that all will be brought to rights here in Toulouse, and that I shall be able to send them … Continue reading Letters from Armorica: Besieged (9 February 1016)