In medieval France, young lawyer Richard Courtois leaves Paris for the simpler life in the country. However, he is soon drawn into amorous and political intrigues. At the same time, he is pushed to defend a pig, owned by the mysterious gypsy Samira. The pig has been arrested for the murder of a young boy. Written by
When murder is the motive, seduction is the last defense.
Did You Know?
Pincheon mentions the brain's "little eye" [in Courtois' dream], probably referencing early theories on the pineal gland. See more
In the epilogue crawl, the character name Mathieu is spelled once correctly, and in a subsequent paragraph as Mathiew. See more
But it's Pearls to Swine! That's what they are, these peasant folk. Salt of the Earth... Scum of the Earth. I am the future of Maitre Courtois! Don't grow old and tired in a place like this.
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Written by Perrin D'Agincourt
Performed by the St. George's Canzona
Counter-tenor, Derek Harrison
Arranged by John Sothcott
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