"Handsome and brave to a degree unsurpassed in all this kingdom"
"one day the King happened to discover"
Semi barbaric king in olden times with his own justice system. Accused given the choice to open one of the two doors, behind which there will be either the lady or could be the tiger.
King's daughter was having an affair with the young man for few months who was fineness of blood but lowness of status.
King found out and was not happy about it. He was dealing with several conflicts from this situation, with the justice system he made , the norms of the society that time and as a loving father.
King sentences lover to prison
"The youth was immediately cast into prison."
King's men found the most beautiful lady and the most furiest tiger upon his order.Princes investigate and find out behind which door the lady is and who is she, Princes already jealous of her because she also likes the princess's lover. The lover enters the arena and she directed him towards right door.
"His eyes were fixed upon the princess,who sat to the right of her father."
Lover walks straight to the right door and opened it.
"He turned, and with a firm and rapid step he walked across the empty space."