Here begins the Report of the Court of Arnthor and Ceirech, King and Queen of Æthelmearc at Ice Dragon in the Barony of the Rhydderich Hael, March 25 AS 57, jorundr hinn rotinn, Silver Buccle Herald, reporting.
In the morning, with the assistance of Ekaterina Volkova Their Majesties called the autocrats Lady Genevieve O’Connor and Baroness Miriel du Lac. The autocrats thanked everyone for coming out to the event, and the staff that made it all happen.
Their Majesties called THLady Arnora Dunestan. Arnora has long served as an ambassador between Ealdormere and Æthelmearc and has represented both Kingdoms well. For this Their Majesties were pleased to make her a Baroness of Their Court. What scroll by Sophie Davenport and scroll by Ekaterina Volkova.
Their Majesties summoned the Order of the Pelican. Maestro Brian of Leichester stepped forward and asked that Their Majesties continue with the writ given by Their predecessors. Their Majesties agreed and summoned THLady Eleanore Godwin and sent her forth to sit vigil and contemplate entry into the Order of the Pelican.
Their Majesties called THLady Hara Kikumatsu. Hara had been given a Writ to contemplate entry into the Order of the Laurel, but before she went to sit Vigil, Baroness Hilderun Hügelmann, took back her protege belt. Their Majesties then summoned the Order of the Laurel and bade them provide counsel to Hara.
In the evening, with the assistance of Kieran MacRae and Po Silvertop, White Scarf of Æthelmearc Herald.
Their Majesties asked that everyone join Them in a moment of silence in memory of Viscount Bear the Wallsbane.
Their Majesties called for Þorir and bade him run so that the youth of the Kingdom might be amused by the Kingdom toy chest.
Their Majesties gifted mugs to all the newcomers and welcomed them to the Society.
Their Majesties granted leave to Their Excellencies Magnus and Thalia, Baron and Baroness of the Rhydderich Hael to conduct Their Baronial Court.
Their Majesties called for Lord Ferris Sanct George. His skill in heavy weapons and his long-term support both in the lists and on the melee field pleased Their Majesties who inducted him into the Order of the Golden Alce. Scroll by Lisabetta de Rossi.
Their Majesties summoned Lady Ahelissa Lokkisdohtor. She is a skilled combat archer and was possibly the only one who took the field at War Practice and 100 Minutes War for Æthelmearc. For this Their Majesties named her a Companion of the Golden Alce. Scroll by Kolfinna Jodisdottir with words by Po Silvertop.Their Majesties called for Lady Revna Lunaris. Revna served as Chatelaine of the Endless Hills, she serves on the Baronial retinue, and she fills in to help at events whenever she can. For this Their Majesties inducted her into the Order of the Keystone. Scroll by Kolfinna Jodisdottir with words by Po Silvertop.Their Majesties demanded the presence of Lord Ferruchio di Cosimo. His growing skill in fencing pleased Their Majesties and so They named him a Companion of the Golden Alce. Scroll by Mei Lan Hua with words by Cyrus Augur.Their Majesties called for THLady Brigette de Sainte Mere-Église. Brigette exhibits great skill on the fencing field and has long served as a marshall supporting many others as they also fight. For this Their Majesties inducted her into the Order of the Golden Alce. Scroll illuminated by Arianna of Wynthrope, with calligraphy by Jonathan Blaecstan.Their Majesties called for Lord Wilhelm Smydele von Soelinge. His skill in metal work and generosity in his teaching and largess pleased Their Majesties, and it also pleased another group of people. Their Majesties called Their Order of the Fleur d’Æthelmearc and inducted him into their number. Scrolls by Christofano with words by Sadira bint Wassouf and another with Illumination and words by Brother Bobby with calligraphy by Pádraig Ó Branduibh.
Their Majesties bade the Order to stay a moment and called for Lady Jane Arden. Her skill and research in Tudor clothing has impressed Their Majesties and the Order so Their Majesties named her a Companion of the Fleur d’Æthelmearc. Scroll by Gesa von Wellenstein.Their Majesties called for THLord Enzo de Pazzi. His skills in the arts of armoring and metalwork have grown such that The Order of the Laurel has been talking about him. Thus, Their Majesties presented him a writ of summons to contemplate entry into the Order of the Laurel. Scroll by Kieran MacRae.Their Majesties summoned THLady Eleanore Godwin. After confirming it was still her wish to continue, Their Majesties called for the Order of the Pelican. Their Majesties heard words on Eleanore’s behalf from Earl Yngvar the Dismal as a member of the Order of the Chivalry, Countess Caryl Olesdatter as a Jewel of Æthelmearc, Viscountess Susan of Foxmeadow as a Royal Peer, Mistress Alicia Langland and Mistress Gillian Llwelyn as members of the Order of the Laurel, Duchess Dorinda Courtenay as a member of the Order of Defense, and Baron Caleb Reynolds as a member of the Order of the Pelican. Finding these words good, Their Majesties called for the regalia of a Pelican to be presented the ancestral medallion of Æthelmearc, the medallion originally given to Cynwulf Rendell, the cloak presented to Cynwulf Rendell, and a Chapeau. Their Majesties then heard Eleanore’s oath and named her Dame Eleanore, newest member of the Order of the Pelican. Scroll by Zofia Kowalewska.
Their Majesties called THLady Hara Kikumatsu. They confirmed that she still wished to join the Order of the Laurel. They then asked for words on Hara’s behalf Baroness Hilderun Hügelmann spoke as a member of the Order of the Pelican, Sir Maghnus an Chnoic na n’Iora spoke as a member of the Order of the Chivalry, Master Illadore de Bedagrayne spoke as a member of the Order of Defense, Duchess Ariella of Thornbury spoke as a Royal Peer, Duchess Morgen of Rye spoke as a Jewel of Æthelmearc, and Ishiyama -Shonagon Gen’tarou Yori’ie spoke as a member of the Laurel.Being pleased with these words THeir Majesties called for the regalia of a Laurel to be presented a hanakanzashi, a fan, two hangesas, and an uchikake. Hara then presented her oath and was named Hara-Shonagon, newest member of the Order of the Laurel. Scroll by Sthurrim Caithnes and tanka poem by Minamoto Taikawa Saiaiko.
Their Majesties called for the scribes, wordsmiths, and regalia wrights to choose a gift from the scribal goodie box to thank them for their hard work in producing items for Court.
Their Majesties thanked everyone for attending.