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The first shall be last

Leifr Johansson wrote:

> It was a lovely day Saturday in Storvik [...]
> [...] the whole of the body of provosts of the rapier
> community being promoted to White Scarfs of Atlantia, and their order to
> rank with the Kingdom orders of merit.  Yellow scarfs now signify Free
> Scholars.
> [...]
> Unfortunately, I can recall NOTHING about first court.

To which Lady Nia wrote, with a smile:
> I think that the White Scarving was actually done in first court,
> so he does remember some of it : )

Which I believe Lady Aeron is referring to when she writes:
> The white scarf ceremony was during second court, however, Countess Brigit
> helped the Queen with the scarves.

What we got here is a failure to communicate.
Unless I am very much mistaken, at a Coronation,
the second court is the First Court, and
the first court is the Last Court.

See how much clearer things are when you define your terms?

-- Alfredo

Alfredo el Bufon
Elvegast, Windmaster's Hill, Atlantia
Carpe dulcem diem -- Seize a nice day.
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