ARN - Siege of the abbey?

J Harvey Davis gerlach at
Thu Jan 14 13:45:04 PST 1999

Is this the same event as the old "Siege of the Abbey?"


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>Unto the Rapier fighters of Ansteorra and neighboring Kingdoms,
>The Mission near Seawinds (Corpus Christi) is beset by villains and ruffians
>of the worse sort.  They prowl the woods and trails, threatening the honest
>men and virtuous women of Seawinds.  (Please allow me some literary license.)
>They may even invade the cloistered area of our haven.
>Heroes of the best sort are requested to come to our aid on the weekend of
>January 23rd. We must prevail!  (We also need a few derelict ruffians.  Are
>you there "Mouse"?)
>As the host Rapier Marshal, I walked the site on Monday last.  The trails, the
>steps and the cobbled patio are in fine form.  I had hoped to add another
>venue near the river; however, the floods of last year have left debris
>hanging in the trees.
>A fine Tripplette flexi-dagger has been ordered as a prize for the Rapier
>fighter demonstrating the greatest prowess AND chivalry.
>The soothsayers of the weather say "sooth", and the current forecast is for
>lovely weather.  (Check the latest on the 'Net, city: KVCT).
>If you have questions about our event, please respond to me directly or to
>Lord Wayland at "LdWayland at".  I will be on a business trip January
>14-20, but will check my messages immediately upon my return.  See the
>December XXXIII Black Star, also.  The nearest inn (less than a mile) is
>Budget Inn, 512-645-3251.
>Last year, Honors went to a "newbie" fighter from La Marche Sauvage, and to a
>lady from Meridies.  Special Honor went to Lady Abigail le Gray, Cadet to Don
>In Service to the Dream and to Ansteorra,
>Ld. Diego de Valor
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