You won't believe what happened while you were gone!
The nobles rose up against the king!
Elric the knight returns from the Kingdom of the Franks. His child Aldus is surprised to welcome him
Aldus tries to explain all that has happened with the Magna Carta and king John. For his father has been gone for many years.
The Lords and other nobles were tired of King John taking from them and putting them in jail. They decided that they deserved rights. So they created a document called the Magna Carta,
The Nobles stormed the castle because the king wouldn't sign the Magna Carta. They were prepared to make him.
Reluctantly, King John signed the Magna Carta. Now he had limited power, he wasn't allowed to throw people in jail without proper judgement, and couldn't just take from nobles. He was no longer above the law.
The Magna Carta created parliament, a system that could approve laws. Nobles from all around the country would approve or disapprove new laws, the king can no longer impose unfair taxes, the people have a vcoice!