At The Lady's Request - Royal!ReadxGuard!Netherlan
At the Lady’s Request
Royal!Reader x Guard! Netherlands
The walls seemed bare and empty as the usual sound of merriment and chaos from the courtiers had faded into a dull memory. You strolled about the empty great halls in dismay and boredom as you realised for the first time that you were the only royal member of the family left in the winter castle… and all because of politics! It was not that you were in line for the throne or anywhere close, being the third daughter of the prince regent, but being the youngest and un-promised member of the royalty brought trouble. Every baron, lord and visiting diplomat had wanted to dance with you or try to court you with some ludicrous use of heraldry, heroics, poetry and stupid stories about their exploits in the east.
You couldn’t take any of them seriously! In fact most of the gentlemen that attempted to court you were heading into old age, related in some manner to your blood o