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by Praetonia
Wed Jan 18, 2017 9:58 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: The world according to...
Replies: 11
Views: 4737

Re: The world according to...

Senland Awake! Commonwealth patriotic song and anthem of the Eastern Association Anon, 1687 (Glorious Revolution) Music Senland awake! Senland awake! Banners and arms raise high - Senland awake! Go forth to do or die, shouting our battle cry, Our voice that speaks no lie: Victory or death! God mark...
by Praetonia
Fri Nov 25, 2016 3:01 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: The world according to...
Replies: 11
Views: 4737

Re: The world according to...

Articles of War of the Estates-General Solemnly reaffirming that I am Lawfully bound in service to the Estates-General and its constituent associations, for the purpose of defending the Lawful property of the contributors to the associations of the Estates-General, I place all the powers of my body...
by Praetonia
Thu Nov 17, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: The world according to...
Replies: 11
Views: 4737

Re: The world according to...

The North Point Company (the top level association) was founded as a timber cutting venture on the islands and gradually grew to administer all the landmasses that make up the NP archipelago. This leads me to another question: can Associations be derived from a business venture like this? I view th...
by Praetonia
Wed Nov 16, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: The world according to...
Replies: 11
Views: 4737

Re: The world according to...

(1) How do the different associations interact with states? Has their stance evolved over time (say, within the last 100 years)? Do lesser associations carry on separate relations with states, or is there a custom that the EG/equiv. orgs in Questers+NP are the main point of contact on issues of “na...
by Praetonia
Wed Nov 16, 2016 10:30 am
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: The world according to...
Replies: 11
Views: 4737

Re: The world according to...

Common Law FAQ - Continued I read logs of the IRC discussion that took place last night, and it gave me the idea to answer a few of the points that came up. (I would also appreciate any further questions I can add to this FAQ; I think it's a better way to explore the idea of CL than IRC discussion)...
by Praetonia
Tue Nov 15, 2016 8:18 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: The world according to...
Replies: 11
Views: 4737

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Common Law FAQ What is Common Law? Common Law is a customary law system that originated in Praetonia and is used in "the commonwealth": Praetonia, Questers, North Point, and Axum. In these countries the system of law is so important, and different to those of other countries, that it is a...
by Praetonia
Sun Nov 06, 2016 9:00 pm
Forum: The Bar
Topic: Quotes Thread
Replies: 16
Views: 6948

Re: Quotes Thread

<Leistung> if 50 cent were an animal, he would be a haddock
by Praetonia
Sun Nov 06, 2016 8:20 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: All roads lead to Jesselton
Replies: 20
Views: 7147

Re: All roads lead to Jesselton

Dear Field Marshal bin Afiz, In response to sudden and growing unrest in Jesselton, I have committed my local forces and elements of the flying column of the Army of Observation ("BROOKFORCE") to the aid of the civil power. Elements of two more divisions of the Estates' armies will enter t...
by Praetonia
Sat Nov 05, 2016 11:43 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: All roads lead to Jesselton
Replies: 20
Views: 7147

Re: All roads lead to Jesselton

"You see here, gentlemen, a society with a future," Marbury strolled nonchalantly down the street. "A walled society? Certainly." The shareholders followed, in silence. "A walled society in which only the best men live. Men who can do something. Men who believe in the highes...
by Praetonia
Fri Nov 04, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: The Great Game
Topic: The world according to...
Replies: 11
Views: 4737

The world according to...

Submitted in partial fulfilment of the entrance exam for the Metropolitan Jurist School, Haversham. Is Quiberon a monarchy? 1000 words or fewer [Sample model answer] Monarchy is a lawless condition in which a single man is omnipotent and inviolable. As any man relies on the cooperation of soldiers, ...

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