Fate of the Crimson Crown
Born the only child of Marquis Nimor Merteuil and Lara Izlude, Nevron spent most of his youth fostered at Castle Nessus. His father, the Marquis, was dispatched to lead the Fortress of Kineas by his elder sister Abrogail in an attempt to remove a threat to her power. Nevron’s mother, the lovely Lara Izlude has spent most of his life practically a prisoner in her estate outside the port city of Westcrown. While he boasts the classic Merteuil features, thick black hair, fair skin and striking red eyes, Nevron posseses none of the more vile traits of his muderous kin. Stern, but fair, Nevron carries himself with a noble demeanor. Though he was not left with the kindest caregivers, several family members have tried to kill him over the years, Nevron was not left without allies in Maladomini. Erebus DeRosan, a Maladominian lord, Nevron’s godfather and the one who bestowed the magical Black Blade has been active in Nevron’s life. Nevron also has a longtime friend in the Chevalier Danceny, the son of a local lord and Merteuil bannerman. The Chevalier is currently a renowned tournament champion in Maladomini.
The Kingsguard summons was a relief to Nevron, who was anxious to distance himself from Abrogail’s clutches…