We have too much land and power we had to divide it
Arthur: In order to understand my daily life you should first know how my town is run. The king and queen have complete rule and divide all their land among lesser lords called vassals.
Arthur: At my age the sons of nobles start training to become knights and be skilled in battle. Although, because I’m from a poor family I can not
My family is so hungry and overworked
Instead of being a knight I will grow up helping my family on our farm and doing manual labor for nobles
Even though we are often tired from hard work we are always excited for church because it’s our main connection to God and time to take a break from farming
I lead the local church but the pope is the supreme leader
Because we have been producing a lot of crops and violence has decreased trading is growing very popular in our town and now we get goods from exotic places
Places like Asia and the Middle East
I'm the master of my guild
With the increase in crops the population is growing rapidly and the upper and lower class are fighting over power and status. As a result a middle class of merchants and artisans has been formed. I don’t know how I feel about them yet because they have began passing their own laws and taxes.