Versailles, 1700: the affair causing a stir throughout the Kingdom of France and all of Europe is the Spanish succession.
Who will King Charles II name in his will as heir to his innumerable possessions?
It is at this point that Charles-Louis de Farevolles turns up at the Court of Louis XIV, with neither influence at Court nor money. He is, however, armed with the ambition to become a diplomat, in the hope of being sent specifically to Spain, where he yearns to be reunited with the maiden Elvira, his childhood sweetheart.
Will you be able to unfurl all the plots so that Charles could see his beloved again?