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by Joseph
Rated: E · Fiction · Folklore · #2304987
Folklore of the wisdom of King Kurt. A short tale of the Kings daughter Princess Megan
Wisdom of King Kurt and Princess Megan

King Kurt was a mighty King, wisdom was his crown and his daughter, Princess Megan, his cherished jewel. Unwed she remained, for her heart belonged to Captain Spock, a valiant soldier under her father's command. Their love, though unspoken, bloomed like the rarest of flowers in the royal garden.

Yet, within the kingdom, envy lurked like a shadow, with princes and wealthy suitors vying for Princess Megan's hand. King Kurt, knowing his daughter's heart, pondered deeply upon this dilemma.

Then, like a bolt from the blue, a proclamation echoed across the land: the hand of Princess Megan would be granted to the one who offered the greatest bounty of gold.

Duke Rudolph, notorious for his insatiable greed, saw this as his golden opportunity. With cunning and guile, he amassed riches beyond measure, converting all he touched into glittering gold.

As Duke Rudolph's coffers swelled, so did his ambition. Gold mines were his domain, toiling day and night to sate his lust for wealth. Soon, the halls of King Kurt's castle groaned under the weight of Duke Rudolph's offering, a shimmering testament to his relentless pursuit.

Amidst great fanfare, Princess Megan's wedding day dawned, a spectacle unparalleled in the annals of the kingdom. Yet, as Duke Rudolph reveled in his triumph, his heart intoxicated with wine, his intentions turned sinister.

King Kurt, ever vigilant, had foreseen the treachery that lay in wait. In the shadows, he orchestrated Duke Rudolph's downfall, a swift and silent decree that sealed the nobleman's fate.

With Duke Rudolph's demise, Princess Megan's hand found its rightful place in the hands of her true love, Captain Spock. Together, they forged a life of joy and abundance, their love enduring like the timeless gleam of gold.

King Kurt was a mighty King, wisdom was his crown and his daughter, Princess Megan, his cherished jewel

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