The first two estates lived a very wealthy life. They where filled with nobles and clergy of roman catholic church people, along with Louis xvi the king and his wife the queen.
The third estate was being treated unfairly though. These people where mostly peasants and they all wanted something to be done about the unfairness.
we want freedom
King Loui xvi feels threatened by the third estate. Delegates of the third estate suspect a plot and declare themselves a national assembly. By July 1798 King Louis xvi was already gathering his forces.
I am Maximilian Robespierre. I speak for the third estate i demand that the clergy and nobility pay taxes.
On July 14th 1789 the people of France stormed the Bastile for gunpowder. And the French revolution began.