A pair of orphaned children, the female adopted into the lap of luxury, the male grown in the Sarrow, the filthy shadowed alleys between the towers of the wealthy.
He has seen the depredations of the ruling class, he knows too well of the suffering of the poor. He also knows that he can put a stop to both. He is hesitant to stain his hands with the blood of his fellow man, but he knows that for every heartbeat he stops, ten more will be allowed to beat.
Among the ivory towers, she has lived a sheltered life, raised by the servants of the King. Here she has learned the ways of the court and the laws of the land. After a terrible dream, she now sees the nobles for the demons they truly are, though she dare not speak for fear of her life. Her insight would be invaluable to the coming revolution, if she knew it existed.
The players are her retinue of bodyguards and chaperones, responsible for her safety in these increasingly uncertain times.
"A Rock And A Hard Place"